Translation of "gossip" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈɡɒs·ɪp/ us /ˈɡɑ·sɪp/

[ no plural ] conversation about other people’s private lives that might not be true

an interesting piece of gossip
verb uk /ˈɡɒs·ɪp/ us /ˈɡɑ·sɪp/

to talk about other people’s private lives

cotillear, chismorrear

(Translation of “gossip” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈɡosip/

talk about other people’s affairs, not always truthful

chismes, chismorreo, cotilleo
I never pay any attention to gossip.

a chat

charla, conversación
She dropped in for a cup of coffee and a gossip.

a person who listens to and passes on gossip

chismoso, cotilla
She’s a dreadful gossip.
gossipy adjective

fond of gossiping

gossipy neighbours/neighbors.
gossip column noun

an article in a newspaper etc containing gossip about famous people.

crónica de sociedad

(Translation of “gossip” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)