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Synonyms for gossip

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idle, often sensational and groundless talk about others

to engage in or spread gossip

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The archdeacon returned to his chamber dumbfounded, comprehending at last who Gossip Tourangeau was, and recalling that passage of the register of Sainte-Martin, of Tours:--
Abdul Manaf, Ghani, and Mohamed Jais (2013) conducted a study on workplace gossip in the private and public sector in Malaysia.
Professor Guiseppe Lablanca concedes that gossip often consists of hearsay, half-truths, and innuendos and can absorb a large amount of your staff's time.
This process is adversarial in nature: if, as Ricardo Gutierrez Mouat suggests, the De la Valle family members are engaged in a "perpetua guerra civil" (285), then gossip is their chief weapon.
Reflecting on the growth and popularity of the gossip magazines in the United States, Andrea McDonnell explores the underlying reasons why, despite their '"trashy" reputation' (p.
Even I first saw the video clip, in which the culprit, who is responsible for the death of a woman from Jaffna, could be seen transporting the body in a travelling bag in a laborious manner - while displaying his inverse-ingenuity - on a gossip site.
Researchers noted that participants often warned others about a selfish member's behavior or spread good gossip about someone.
As a social interaction, gossip was the most frequent form of daily talk in a college student sample (Goldsmith & Baxter, 1996).
Avoid office gossip. Often graduates are told to network, but people end up networking by gossiping with co-workers or even higher-ups.
Original series creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage will serve as executive producers while Joshua Safran, a producer on the first Gossip Girl, is on writing duties.
Positive and neutral gossip for better social interaction could be valuable for building healthier relationships.
Sumanthiran said it was alleged in the gossip column that he had been warned by opposition leader Mahinda Rajapaksa of a possible attack in Batticaloa on Easter Sunday.
There are studies that say oxytocin, the happy hormone, is released after a good gossip - plus it helps you connect with people.
"If you're going to look at gossip like an academic, remove the value judgment we assign to the word.
'Let me tell you' is also quite often the beginning of gossip, something that Pope Francis on Monday warned hairdressers, hair stylists and beauticians against.The pope urged them to snip split ends and wax limbs while "avoiding giving in to the temptation of chatter that easily creeps into your work environment".