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  • as ingabby
  • as ingarrulous
  • as inscandalous

synonyms for gossiping

  • chattering
  • chatty
  • effusive
  • garrulous
  • glib
  • gushing
  • jabbering
  • long-winded
  • loose-lipped
  • loquacious
  • mouthy
  • prattling
  • prolix
  • talky
  • verbose
  • voluble
  • windy
  • wordy
  • chatty
  • glib
  • loquacious
  • voluble
  • babbling
  • blabbermouth
  • chattering
  • effusive
  • flap jaw
  • gabby
  • gushing
  • long-winded
  • loose-lipped
  • loose-tongued
  • motormouth
  • mouthy
  • prating
  • prattling
  • prolix
  • prosy
  • running on at the mouth
  • verbose
  • wind-bag
  • windy
  • wordy
  • yakkity
  • yakky
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antonyms for gossiping

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  • close-mouthed
  • quiet
  • secretive
  • quiet
  • silent
  • mum
  • reserved
  • still
  • untalkative
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How to use gossiping in a sentence

Aristide stood gossiping until the Mayor invited him to take a place at the table and consume liquid refreshment.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Now she has some one to do her work she will stay gossiping about the town till dark night.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
It was no longer a confidential maid gossiping with the casual waiter of a smart hotel.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
He was worse than the gossiping women, letting himself conjure up weird and incredible ideas.
THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
They are veiled and swathed in wraps, and seem to spend their time gossiping or asleep in the innermost recesses of the cabin.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
Dragged from under the buggy he was soon out of the minds of the gossiping group, curiosity drew him to the old well.
WATCH YOURSELF GO BYAL. G. FIELD
Eating and drinking went on merrily, combined with gossiping and running from house to house.
GARMAN AND WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Two days' watching that delirious swine and bottling up the gossiping little demon Chovet!
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
If we merely talked it over in our rooms it would sometimes seem like gossiping, even though we did not intend it to be such.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
A few women were gossiping at their doors, a couple of men slouched past on their way to the beer-shop at the corner—that was all.
THE SECRET GLORYARTHUR MACHEN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GOSSIPING

  • chattering
  • chatty
  • effusive
  • garrulous
  • glib
  • gossiping
  • gushing
  • jabbering
  • long-winded
  • loose-lipped
  • loquacious
  • mouthy
  • prattling
  • prolix
  • talky
  • verbose
  • voluble
  • windy
  • wordy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.