General talk not based on definite knowledge; mere gossip; hearsay
The definition of a gossip is someone who reveals personal information about others.
A particular manner of speech:
An out of court statement offered for the truth of the matter asserted. Testimony of a witness as to statements made by another individual who is not present in the courtroom to testify; generally not admissible because of unreliability (the hearsay rule), but there have been many significant exceptions to the rule, where there are certain indicia of reliability. See also excited utterance.
Idle, often sensational and groundless talk about others
(US, law, finance) Information obtained by or from a person in a position of trust (a director, an employee, a consultant) that affects the price of publicly traded securities.
A formal account of the proceedings or transactions of a group:
Spreading gossip or rumor.
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