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synonyms for quidnunc

  • busybody
  • gossip
  • rumormonger
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How to use quidnunc in a sentence

Quidnunc, kwid′nungk, n. one always on the lookout for news: one who pretends to know all occurrences.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
The rest can wait until you tell me what new quidnunc tale was invented to lure you here.
PEGGY OWEN AT YORKTOWNLUCY FOSTER MADISON
He even becomes a quidnunc, prying now and then into the personal affairs of his superiors.
THE BOOK OF KHALIDAMEEN RIHANI
Beside the Quidnunc and the party politician, another class of reader now appeared demanding aliment in the press.
ADDISONWILLIAM JOHN COURTHOPE
This was concerned with a famous personage whom all knowing London (though I for one had not known it) called Quidnunc.
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
If Quidnunc and Mrs. Ventris were not under our law, neither are the sun, moon and stars, neither are the apes and peacocks.
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
I have not personally come across any other cases where a male fairy took upon him the burden of a man than that of Quidnunc.
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
Even there I have never been satisfied that Quidnunc became man to the extent that Mrs. Ventris did.
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
Quidnunc, no doubt, was the father of Lady Emily's children; but were those children human?
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
They call him Quidnunc—Mister Quidnunc, too, and don't you forget it.
LORE OF PROSERPINEMAURICE HEWLETT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO QUIDNUNC

  • busybody
  • quidnunc
  • tattletale
  • yenta
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