rumourmonger


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Noun1.rumourmonger - a person given to gossiping and divulging personal information about others
communicator - a person who communicates with others
cat - a spiteful woman gossip; "what a cat she is!"
scandalmonger - a person who spreads malicious gossip
blabbermouth, talebearer, taleteller, tattler, tattletale, telltale - someone who gossips indiscreetly
yenta - (Yiddish) a woman who talks too much; a gossip unable to keep a secret; a woman who spreads rumors and scandal
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The result of the meeting, condemned the allegation by Losike describing him as rumourmonger and creator of chaos and treason against South Sudanese in general and Eastern Equatoria in particular.
We've seen him through glandular fever, broken legs and other instances off the park - and now we're getting some rumourmonger starting a story about him.
She was a rumourmonger and you could never trust her saying anything.
Such a sentence clearly alludes to a specific fact that has happened in the past: it is not a generic attack against literary critics or rumourmongers.
The singer denied having anything to do with it, saying that rumourmongers want to take away his fame.
When the market started to tumble over the summer, the government blamed rumourmongers and speculators, and ordered securities firms and state-owned companies to keep buying, which simply disguised the underlying problems.
He claimed that the rumourmongers have suddenly become very active in the area and are trying to foment trouble between the communities.
Froissart, who in contrast with Pintoin was not at all sympathetic towards Valentina, describes the political ambition attributed by some rumourmongers to the Duchess of Orleans.
SITCOM sextet Friends are set to be reunited according to internet rumourmongers, ie the friendless.
The rumourmongers claim that the CBE Governor submitted his resignation to the President.
Dilawari also blamed rumourmongers for the situation, saying there were no domestic factors behind the drop in the afghani's value.
Rumourmongers spread the word that the mayor used foul language in calling the 911 operator.