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newsmonger

[nooz-muhng-ger, -mong-, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌmʌŋ gər, -ˌmɒŋ-, ˈnyuz-/
noun
1.
a person who spreads gossip or idle talk; a gossip or gossipmonger.
Origin of newsmonger
1590-1600
First recorded in 1590-1600; news + monger
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newsmonger

/ˈnjuːzˌmʌŋɡə/
noun
1.
(old-fashioned) a gossip
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