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tongues wagging

informal
If what someone says or does ​startstongueswagging, it ​causes other ​people to ​starttalking and ​guessing things about ​theirprivatelives: Do you ​think if we ​leave the ​party together it will set/​starttongueswagging? They ​tried to ​keeptheiraffairsecret, but it wasn't ​long before ​tonguesbegan to ​wag.
(Definition of tongues wagging from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tongues wagging”
in Chinese (Simplified) 说闲话,嚼舌…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說閒話,嚼舌…
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