noise around

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noise around

To spread gossip, secrets, or confidential information around to other people. A noun or pronoun can be used between "noise" and "around." I heard Tom and Eliza are getting a divorce! I wouldn't go noising that around to anyone else, though! Surely she isn't so foolish as to noise around confidential business details to her subordinates.
See also: around, noise
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"My name was suddenly being noised around," she recalls.
Today, at 35, she's still making a difference--and her name is still being noised around. She's been to Walmart's Leadership Academy, a group that develops individuals the retailer has identified as possessing those qualities necessary for advancement.