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talebearer

[ teyl-bair-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF talebearer

Synonyms for talebearer

  • babbler
  • blabbermouth
  • busybody
  • chatterbox
  • chatterer
  • flibbertigibbet
  • gossiper
  • gossipmonger
  • informer
  • meddler
  • newsmonger
  • parrot
  • prattler
  • rumormonger
  • scandalmonger
  • snoop
  • tabby
  • taleteller
  • tattle
  • tattler
  • tattletale
  • telltale
  • whisperer
  • blab
  • circulator
  • scandalizer
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The talebearer had given him an exaggerated account of the interview.

If he did these things, was he not a "talebearer" within the meaning of the rule?

Nobody could call him a detractor or a backbiter or a talebearer or a liar.

A talebearer revealeth secrets: but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter.

May we never suffer a tale to pass our lips; and let us never stand to hearken to a talebearer.

It does not always transpire that we are benefited by the act of the talebearer, but in this case it was highly salutary.

Thou shalt not go up and down as a talebearer among thy people.

The dissection of a slanderer's or talebearer's heart would present the most loathsome specimen of morbid anatomy conceivable.

She might be worse, and so might Ed Dotey; he's no talebearer, though he is a self-sufficient coxcomb.

Yet so it is: she may be a talebearer, a liar, and a thief; she may have a taste for brandy, and no heart.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TALEBEARER

gossip

nounperson who talks a lot, spreads
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