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gossip

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  • nountalk about others; rumor
  • nounperson who talks a lot, spreads
  • verbtalk about others; spread rumors
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Synonyms for gossip

noun talk about others; rumor
  • buzz
  • chatter
  • chitchat
  • conversation
  • hearsay
  • news
  • scandal
  • slander
  • tale
  • account
  • babble
  • blather
  • blether
  • calumny
  • chronicle
  • clothesline
  • cry
  • defamation
  • earful
  • grapevine
  • injury
  • meddling
  • prate
  • prattle
  • report
  • scuttlebutt
  • story
  • talk
  • wire
  • back-fence talk
  • dirty laundry
  • dirty linen
  • dirty wash
  • idle talk
  • malicious talk
  • small talk
  • whispering campaign

Antonyms for gossip

  • quiet
  • silence
  • fact
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noun. trivial talk, often incessant
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