word/rumor has it

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of word/rumor has it

:the information or story that is going around is
  • Word has it that the neighbors are moving next month.

Word by Word Definitions

word play
  1. : a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use

  2. : the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements

  3. : a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word

  1. : to express in words : phrase

  2. : speak

rumor play
  1. : talk or opinion widely disseminated with no discernible source

  2. : a statement or report current without known authority for its truth

  3. : talk or report of a notable person or event

  1. : to tell or spread by rumor


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