Synonyms for Hearsay:
n.A to Z, information, datum, news, findings, data, detail, fact. gossip, Gossipry, scuttlebutt, talebearing, tittle-tattle, word, report, words, tattle. •communication (noun)
rumour, indirect, rumor.
scandal, gossip, report.
•unsubstantiated information (noun)
scandal, report, scuttlebutt, gossip, rumor.
talebearing, Gossipry, tittle-tattle, gossip. scuttlebutt. report. word. •Other relevant words:
fact, scandal, tattle, Gossipry, information, word, data, tittle-tattle, gossip, report, scuttlebutt, detail, words, talebearing, findings, datum, news.
Usage examples for hearsay
The justly celebrated Mr. Warton hath favoured us, in his Life of Dr. Bathurst, with some hearsay particulars concerning Shakespeare from the papers of Aubrey, which had been in the hands of Wood; and I ought not to suppress them, as the last seems to make against my doctrine. – Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare by D. Nichol Smith