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rumour

noun [C] UK ( US rumor)
 
 
/ˈruːmər/
B2 a fact that a lot of people are talking about although they do not know if it is true: to spread rumours to deny rumours [+ (that)] I heard a rumour that you were leaving.Gossip and rumour
Translations of “rumour”
in Korean 소문…
in Arabic شائعة…
in French rumeur…
in Turkish dedikodu, söylenti, şayia…
in Italian voce, pettegolezzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流言, 謠傳, 傳聞…
in Russian слух, молва…
in Polish pogłoska, plotka…
in Spanish rumor…
in Portuguese boato, rumor…
in German das Gerücht…
in Catalan rumor…
in Japanese (英)うわさ, 風評…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流言, 谣传, 传闻…
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