Definition Of rumor

verb

a currently circulating story or report of uncertain or doubtful truth.

they were investigating rumors of a massacre

be circulated as an unverified account.

it's rumored that he lives on a houseboat

Example Of rumor

  • rumor has it that he will take a year off

  • rumour has it that he will take a year off

  • rumour has it that the letter went missing

  • Although people have a right to know about info like this, the story is a rumour and hardly credible.

  • At one stage, it was rumoured that the health board was buying up houses to house troublesome families in.


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