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rumormonger

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noun ru·mor·mon·ger \-ˌməŋ-gər, -ˌmäŋ-\

Simple Definition of rumormonger

  • : a person who enjoys spreading rumors

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rumormonger

  1. :  a person who spreads rumors

rumormongering play \-gər-iŋ\ noun

1884

First Known Use of rumormonger

1884

Rhymes with rumormonger


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