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rumor

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This word may also be spelled “rumour.”
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (piece of gossip)
a. el rumor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
There is a rumor going around that the opposition is ready to make a deal.Corre el rumor que la oposición está lista para hacer un trato.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to gossip)
a. rumorear
It is rumored that the abandoned building on the corner will be torn down soon.Se rumorea que pronto se derribará el edificio abandonado que está en la esquina.
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rumor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el rumor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
rumor has it that…según los rumores,…
there's a rumor going round that…corren rumores de que…
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a.
it is rumored that…se rumorea que…
he is rumored to be about to resignse rumorea que está a punto de dimitir
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