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noun 
  1. Someone who likes to talk about someone else"s private or personal business.
  2. Idle talk about someone"s private or personal matters, especially someone not present.
verb 
  1. Talking about someone else's private or personal business.
  2. Talking idly.
Etymology: From Old English godsibb, where it meant "godparent". Later it came to mean a person who is your friend or companion. Since friends do a lot of talking the modern meaning of "idle talking" has stuck.


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