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rumor

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rumor

  1. information or opinion that is widely disseminated without any authority or confirmation of accuracy rumor has it that she's planning to shut down the company Synonyms of rumor buzz, dish, gossip, hearsay, noise, report, scuttlebutt, talk, tattle, word Words Related to rumor tale, whisper, whispering; hint, intimation, rumbling; disinformation, propaganda; urban legend (also urban myth); dirt, scandal


rumor

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rumor

  1. to make (as a piece of information) the subject of common talk without any authority or confirmation of accuracy for years people have been rumoring the CEO's imminent retirement Synonyms of rumor bruit (about), circulate, noise (about or out), whisper Words Related to rumor bandy (about), blab, dish, gossip, tattle; bare, disclose, divulge, expose, let on (about), report, reveal, spill, tell; hint, imply, insinuate, intimate, suggest; blaze, broadcast, proclaim, promulgate, propagate, publicize, spread



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