newsmonger

[ nooz-muhng-ger, -mong-, nyooz- ]
/ ˈnuzˌmʌŋ gər, -ˌmɒŋ-, ˈnyuz- /

noun

a person who spreads gossip or idle talk; a gossip or gossipmonger.

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Origin of newsmonger

First recorded in 1590–1600; news + monger
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newsmonger
/ (ˈnjuːzˌmʌŋɡə) /

noun

old-fashioned a gossip
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