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tat·tler

 (tăt′lər)
n.
1. One who tattles.
2. Either of two shorebirds of the genus Tringa found in Asia, Australia, and western North America, especially T. incana, noted for its loud cry.

tattler

(ˈtætlə)
n
1. a person who tattles; gossip
2. (Animals) any of several sandpipers of the genus Heteroscelus, such as H. incanus (Polynesian tattler), of Pacific coastal regions

tat•tler

(ˈtæt lər)

n.
1. a person who tattles; telltale.
2. either of two shorebirds of the genus Heteroscelus, having a loud, whistling cry.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tattler - someone who gossips indiscreetlytattler - someone who gossips indiscreetly  
gossiper, gossipmonger, newsmonger, rumormonger, rumourmonger, gossip - a person given to gossiping and divulging personal information about others
2.tattler - any of several long-legged shorebirds having a loud whistling cry
sandpiper - any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers
Heteroscelus incanus, Polynesian tattler - tattler of Pacific coastal regions
Catoptrophorus semipalmatus, willet - large North American shorebird of eastern and Gulf Coasts

tattler

noun
1. A person habitually engaged in idle talk about others:
Slang: yenta.
2. One who gives incriminating information about others:
Informal: rat, tipster.
Translations

tattler

[ˈtætləʳ] N (= chatterbox) → charlatán/ana m/f; (= gossip) → chismoso/a m/f

tattler

nKlatschmaul nt (pej sl), → Klatschbase f (inf)
References in classic literature ?
He meant to go away before that, so don't think his heart is broken, or mind what silly tattlers say.
On shipboard he would be a sneak, a whiner, a tattler.
Moreover, as will be seen in the course of my story, the pedlar was inquisitive, and something of a tattler, always itching to hear the news and anxious to tell it again.
He was a great gossip and tattler, and to produce a laugh would hardly have spared the reputation of his aged mother.
The FAA has been approving insurer applications for drone use for some time and these airborne tattlers are poised for expansive use in claims, risk assessment and anti-fraud work.
I should celebrate that they all get to leave, even the informers and the tattlers, the guards and the agents.
Yet just as its storyline reveals such techniques to be dead-ends for literary authors and aspiring tattlers both, so does Waugh's Chatterbox narration seem to condemn its own prurience and demand some other story, some truer art.
IT'S official - the English telly tattlers do schadenfreude better than the rest.
Fearing both profit loss and interracial collusion, the planter class levied stern punishments against slaves and poor whites who engaged in such activity thereby making buyers and sellers potential rats and tattlers.
He was the original professional gossip, godfather to a generation of sensationalist tattlers.