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Definition 1: disclosing information or giving evidence about another - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for tattle in the sense of this definition

(tattle is a kind of ...) the speech act of making something evident

Definition 2: speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for tattle in the sense of this definition

(tattle is a kind of ...) express in speech

"She talks a lot of nonsense" "This depressed patient does not verbalize"

(... is a kind of tattle ) to talk foolishly

"The two women babbled and crooned at the baby"

Definition 3: divulge confidential information or secrets - [verb of communication]

Samples where tattle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Be careful--his secretary talks

Synonyms for tattle in the sense of this definition

(tattle is a kind of ...) make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

"The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold" "The actress won't reveal how old she is" "bring out the truth" "he broke the news to her" "unwrap the evidence in the murder case" "The newspaper uncovered the President's illegal dealings"

(tattle has a similar meaning as ...) reveal information

"If you don't oblige me, I'll talk!" "The former employee spilled all the details"

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