gossipmonger

noun
gos·​sip·​mon·​ger | \ ˈgä-səp-ˌməŋ-gər How to pronounce gossipmonger (audio) , -ˌmäŋ-\

Definition of gossipmonger

: a person who starts or spreads gossip

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Examples of gossipmonger in a Sentence

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

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De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 De Havilland objected to her depiction on the show, saying her likeness was illegally used and her character, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones, came across as a vulgar gossipmonger. Fox News, "Olivia de Havilland files 'Feud' defamation lawsuit appeal," 2 Oct. 2018 The Source: Random online gossipmongers Probability of Accuracy: Not even slightly true. Graeme Mcmillan, WIRED, "Cantina Talk: No, Kathleen Kennedy Isn't Leaving Lucasfilm," 18 June 2018

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First Known Use of gossipmonger

1836, in the meaning defined above

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gossipmonger

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English Language Learners Definition of gossipmonger

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

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