tittle-tattle

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noun tit·tle-tat·tle \ ˈti-tᵊl-ˌta-tᵊl \

Definition of tittle-tattle

tittle-tattle

intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of tittle-tattle

reduplication of 2tattle


TITTLE-TATTLE Defined for English Language Learners

tittle-tattle

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noun

Definition of tittle-tattle for English Language Learners

  • : talk about things that are not important or interesting


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