Bedeutung von "rumour" - als Fremdsprache


verb UK (US rumor) uk us /ˈruːmər/
be rumoured

If a fact is rumoured, people are talking about it although they do not know if it is true:

[ + (that) ] It's rumoured that the company director is about to resign.
[ + to do sth ] The company is rumoured to be in financial difficulty.

(Definition von "rumour verb" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)