town talk

[toun tawk for 1; toun tawk for 2]


the usual talk, gossip, or rumors, as in a village or town.
the subject of gossip, rumor, or the like: They've been the town talk ever since their elopement.

Nearby words

  1. town house,
  2. town manager,
  3. town meeting,
  4. town milk,
  5. town planning,
  6. towner,
  7. townes,
  8. townes, charles hard,
  9. townhall clock,
  10. townhome

Origin of town talk

First recorded in 1535–45 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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