newsmonger

[nooz-muhng-ger, -mong-, nyooz-]
noun
a person who spreads gossip or idle talk; a gossip or gossipmonger.

Origin:
1590–1600; news + monger

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newsmonger (ˈnjuːzˌmʌŋɡə)
 
n
old-fashioned a gossip

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The newsmonger has somewhat had the stiffening taken out of him by the coolness with which the husbands take it.
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