Definition Of rumor
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.