rumormonger

[ roo-mer-muhng-ger, -mong- ]
/ ˈru mərˌmʌŋ gər, -ˌmɒŋ- /

noun

a person given to spreading rumors, often maliciously.

Nearby words

  1. rummage sale,
  2. rummer,
  3. rummy,
  4. rumor,
  5. rumored,
  6. rumour,
  7. rump,
  8. rump parliament,
  9. rumpelstiltskin,
  10. rumpf

Origin of rumormonger

First recorded in 1930–35; rumor + monger

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019