rumorous

adjective

ru·​mor·​ous
variants or British rumourous
ˈrümərəs
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2
a
: of the nature of rumor
b
: filled with rumor

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Word History

First Known Use

1556, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rumorous was in 1556

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“Rumorous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rumorous. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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