Meaning of gossip

  1. Someone who likes to talk about other people's private or personal business.
    Be careful what you say to him: he’s a bit of a gossip.
  2. Idle talk about someone’s private or personal matters, especially someone not present.
    According to the latest gossip, their relationship is on the rocks.
  3. Idle conversation in general.
  4. A genre in contemporary media, usually focused on the personal affairs of celebrities.
    a gossip blog
  5. A sponsor; a godfather or godmother; the godparent of one's child.
  6. A familiar acquaintance.
  7. Title used with the name of one's child's godparent or of a friend.
  1. To talk about someone else's private or personal business, especially in a manner that spreads the information.
  2. To talk idly.
  3. To stand godfather to; to provide godparents for.
  4. To enjoy oneself during festivities, to make merry.

Information about gossip

  • The plural form of gossip is: gossips.
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Hyphenation of gossip


  • It consists of 2 syllables and 6 chars.
  • gossip is a word disyllabic because it has two syllables

gossip synonyms

Meaning chitchat:

chitchat, gab, gabfest, causerie

Meaning comment:

comment, scuttlebutt

Meaning gossiper:

gossiper, gossipmonger, rumormonger, newsmonger

Meaning chew the fat:

chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chatter, chaffer, natter, jaw, claver, visit

Meaning :

busybody, meddler, dirt, hearsay, rumor, scandal, chinwag, sponsor, friend, blab, prattle

Translation of gossip

Words that rhyme with gossip

Ossip, intergossip

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