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Scuttlebutt

[SKUH-dl-bət]

Part of speech: noun

Origin: North American English, early 19th century

1.

Rumor.

2.

Gossip.

Examples of Scuttlebutt in a sentence

"Tell me everything! I need the scuttlebutt."

"The scuttlebutt is that she's found a new job."

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