Gossip synonyms and antonyms

gŏs'əp

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Local, petty talk
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An extremely talkative person.
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A piece of unverified information of uncertain origin usually spread by word of mouth.
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(Intransitive) To do or say again (again).
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One who meddles or interferes in something not of their concern.
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Any of several passerine birds, of the families Timaliidae (found in Asia, Africa) and Pomatostomidae (found in Australia).
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Person who says nasty things about another person behind the second person's back: that is, out of sight and hearing of the second person.
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Light conversation about common, everyday things; chitchat
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(Law) evidence based on the reports of others rather than on personal knowledge; normally inadmissible because not made under oath
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Reports, collectively, of recent happenings, esp. those broadcast over radio or TV, printed in a newspaper, etc.
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(Idiomatic) To lie, to be making false claims.
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To utter a rapid series of short, inarticulate, speechlike sounds:
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To give away (a secret) in idle chatter
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(Rare) To make foul or filthy; soil; befoul; dirty
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To convey one's thoughts in a way other than by spoken words:
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To engage in a confab
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The definition of a snoop is a detective or a person who investigates by poking around into people's private affairs.
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Either of two similar bird species in the shorebird genus Heteroscelus (Tringa in some taxonomies).
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A false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation.
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A violation of rights, or harm inflicted on an individual, for which damages or relief may be sought in court.
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One who indulges in petty talk
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Any of various fishes having unusually large mouths.
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Alternative spelling of fussbudget.
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A person who spreads rumors and gossip.
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To talk together in an informal way; chat
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Gossip; chatter
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A person who gossips.
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An informer or talebearer
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To make noise or a noise
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To tell (something) to (someone) privately or as a secret
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Gossip.
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Alternative spelling of chit-chat.
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One of the open-forked ends of rods controlling reversing in early steam engines.
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Their talk
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Alternative spelling of rumormonger.
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A reaction of shame, disgrace, outrage, etc. caused by such an act, person, or thing
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Local, petty talk
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One of several kinds of bird in the family Corvidae, especially Pica pica.
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One who indulges in petty talk
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(Archaic) A puffin.
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An extremely conventional or priggish person.
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To write or provide an account or summation of for publication or broadcast:
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(Dialectal) Hence.
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To engage in schmoozing with:
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News:
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A woman who meddles in the business of others; a busybody; a woman gossip; a gossipmonger
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Idle, often sensational and groundless talk about others
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Alternative spelling of chinwag.
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light informal conversation for social occasions
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An informal discussion or chat, especially of an intellectual nature.
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An explanation of a statute, code section, or administrative rule written by the drafters of the statute, section, or rule. See also annotation.
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(Idiomatic, US) To chat idly or generally waste time talking.
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To bargain or haggle.
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To chatter idly; talk on at length
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To visit someone or something
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Action of the verb meddle.
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(Law) Oral communication of false and malicious statements that damage the reputation of another.
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Defamation is defined as the act of ruining someone's reputation through slander or libel.
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The act of turning black in colour; a black stain or mark.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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One who indulges in petty talk
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To talk much and to little purpose; to chatter; to be loquacious; to speak foolishly; to babble.
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Any domestic cat, esp. a female
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Someone who tells secrets; a gossip.
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(Slang) To talk, esp. in a boring or abusive way
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A continuous low, murmuring sound, as of flowing water.
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A person who gossips maliciously and spreads scandal
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A voluble purveyor of nonsense.
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One who indulges in petty talk
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One who gabbles, or prates loquaciously on a trifling subject.
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To talk or chatter idly or meaninglessly; babble or prate.
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(Computers) To participate in a synchronous exchange of remarks with one or more people over a computer network.
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(Idiomatic) To tell salacious gossip.
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A girl or woman regarded as dull, plain, or unfashionable.
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Spiritual relationship or affinity; gossiprede; special intimacy.
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An inquisitive, gossipy person; busybody
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(Nautical) A cask on a ship used to hold the day's supply of drinking water.
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Alternative form of talebearer.
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(Dialectal, chiefly Scotland) To reckon; consider (someone) to have something.
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Sincerity; integrity:
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Something which has become real.
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Spreading gossip or rumor.
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A tattletale.
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Local, petty talk
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(Idiomatic) To chat idly or generally waste time talking.
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Find another word for gossip. In this page you can discover 102 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for gossip, like: malicious talk, chatterbox, grapevine, rumor, blabbermouth, repeat, meddler, babbler, talk idly, backbiter and small talk.