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1. rumor

noun. ['ˈruːmɝ'] gossip (usually a mixture of truth and untruth) passed around by word of mouth.

Synonyms

  • comment
  • scuttlebutt
  • hearsay
  • gossip

Antonyms

  • direct

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Words that Rhyme with Rumor

  • consumer
  • okuma
  • plumer
  • humor
  • groomer
  • brumer
  • bruemmer
  • blumer
  • bloomer
  • woomer
  • tumor
  • toomer
  • shumer
  • schumer
  • rumer
  • loomer
  • coomer
  • boomer

Example sentences of the word rumor


1. Noun, singular or mass
If the rumor around the office is that you are antisocial, bring in donuts for everyone to share.

Quotes containing the word rumor


1. If humor and rumor are needed more than faith and truth, then it tells me something about the kind of world we live today.
- Toba Beta, Betelgeuse Incident: Insiden Bait Al-Jauza

2. Okay, that one's pretty good,"Fred acknowledged, after she'd told him a particularly filthy joke. "But have you heard the one about the baker's wife?""No,"Kyra said."Rumor has it, she married him for his buns."Fred burst out laughing.Kyra groaned. "Okay, that was just bad.
- Bridget Zinn, Poison

2. rumor

verb. ['ˈruːmɝ'] tell or spread rumors.

Synonyms

  • dish the dirt
  • bruit
  • gossip
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