newsmonger

noun news·mon·ger \ ˈnüz-ˌməŋ-gər , -ˌmäŋ- , ˈnyüz- \

Definition of newsmonger

: a person who is active in gathering and repeating news; especially : gossip

Examples of newsmonger in a Sentence

  1. the neighborhood newsmonger came over to tell us that the Clarksons were putting in a pool

First Known Use of newsmonger

1592

in the meaning defined above

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