gossip about (someone or something)

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gossip about (someone or something)

To speak about someone or something in a hurtful or spiteful manner. Those popular girls are always gossiping about someone in our class. Oh please, I know you're the one who gossiped about me and started those awful rumors!
See also: gossip

gossip about someone or something

to talk maliciously about someone or something. Who are you gossiping about now? They are gossiping about what happened last weekend.
See also: gossip
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Lena was telling me some amusing piece of gossip about one of her clients, when I interrupted her and picked up the flower basket.
That was before somebody told you unsettling gossip about one particular situation.
Pip, 20, from Cheshire had girls threatening to hunt her down and kill her after she tweeted a piece of gossip about one of the boys.
Students sling insults online and post gossip about one another on popular websites.
"I don't just hang out with other kids of rock stars - although I have a good bit of gossip about one."
``I don'thangoutwithotherkids of rock stars, although I have a good bit of gossip about one.''
There was also plenty of hallway gossip about one of the few buzz titles at the market, Signpost Films' "Bulletproof Monk," even though some eyebrows were raised over its high price-tag.