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TALK OF THE TOWN

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does talk of the town mean? 

TALK OF THE TOWN (noun)
  The noun TALK OF THE TOWN has 1 sense:

1. idle gossip or rumor

  Familiarity information: TALK OF THE TOWN used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TALK OF THE TOWN (noun)


Sense 1talk of the town [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Idle gossip or rumor

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

talk of the town; talk

Context example:

there has been talk about you lately

Hypernyms ("talk of the town" is a kind of...):

comment; gossip; scuttlebutt (a report (often malicious) about the behavior of other people)


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