The little settlement was a hot-bed of gossip, backbiting, and slander.
Where does grudge-bearing, backbiting, or uncharitableness come in?
Preciosa was upon trial for misdemeanor, and I for backbiting.
Their life is one round of lying and gossiping, of scolding and backbiting.
Is it possible, then, for backbiting to glide into religious communities?
It is a kind of ...