gossipmonger

noun gos·sip·mon·ger \ ˈgä-səp-ˌməŋ-gər , -ˌmäŋ- \

Definition of gossipmonger

: a person who starts or spreads gossip

Examples of gossipmonger in a Sentence

  1. the upcoming nuptials between the sixtyish businessman and the twentysomething have sent the gossipmongers into overdrive

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First Known Use of gossipmonger

1836


GOSSIPMONGER Defined for English Language Learners

gossipmonger

noun

Definition of gossipmonger for English Language Learners

  • : a person who enjoys talking about other people's private lives : a person who spreads gossip



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