Synonyms for Tattling:


gossipy (adjective)
talebearing (adjective)


tattling (noun)
blabbermouthed, talebearing, communicative, communicatory, leaky.


speaking (verb)
lecturing, jabbering, saying, chattering, Debating, chitchatting, vocalizing, orating, Discussing, speaking, voicing, prattling, Pattering, preaching, gabbing, Remarking, babbling, talking, Reciting.

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Other relevant words:
blabbermouthed, talebearing, communicatory, leaky, communicative, babbling.

Usage examples for tattling

  1. The truth was, Sarah, the housekeeper, had heard something from somebody, about Mrs. Warburton, and had been relating the puerile scandal to Mrs.-, who, instead of opposing the tattling propensity in her servant, encouraged it, by lending to her silly stories an attentive ear. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. Yes, they pretend to be madly in love simply to give themselves the excuse for tattling – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips
  3. They were not worthy of condemnation if they were going from house to house and tattling – The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation. by Elizabeth Cady Stanton