verb (used without object), tit·tle-tat·tled, tit·tle-tat·tling.
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Origin of tittle-tattle
OTHER WORDS FROM tittle-tattletittle-tattler, noun
Words nearby tittle-tattle
Example sentences from the Web for tittle-tattle
Mustique is famous for the omertà that ensures that very little celebrity tittle-tattle ever makes it off the island.
The story is just “tittle-tattle” and it will all “blow over,” he told the BBC.Why Prince Harry’s Nude Photos Are a Disaster for Charles|Tom Sykes|August 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Mustique is also famous for the omertà that ensures that very little celebrity tittle-tattle ever makes it off the island.William and Kate Bask in Mustique Privacy on Holiday With Middletons|Tom Sykes|January 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The ideal is not a thing to be clutched at, or taken by force, but all of the conditions—every tittle—must be fulfilled.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
It is therefore our duty, sir, to protect our principal, and we cannot consent to abate one jot or tittle of our rights.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
You recollect that you promised to obtain something—a little tittle-tattle—concerning a lady.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
I don't think my creed contains a jot or tittle beyond this.Mystic London:|Charles Maurice Davies
Cermigniani and Melillo were listening to the brilliant tittle-tattle of Bencini, with his cackling speech and his dry laugh.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao