Simple Definition of hearsay
: something heard from another person : something that you have been told
Examples of hearsay in a sentence
You can't judge them solely on the basis of hearsay.
They're supposedly getting married soon, but that's just hearsay.
First Known Use of hearsay
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Legal Definition of hearsay
: a statement made out of court and not under oath which is offered as proof that what is stated is true —called also hearsay evidence
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