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Meaning of "rumour mill" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RUMOUR MILL

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RUMOUR MILL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rumour mill is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RUMOUR MILL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of rumour mill in the English dictionary

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RUMOUR MILL

rummlegumption
rummy
rumness
rumor
rumor mill
rumor-monger
rumor-mongering
rumormonger
rumorous
rumour
rumour-monger
rumour-mongering
rumourer
rump
Rump Parliament
rump steak
Rumpelstiltskin
rumple
rumpled
rumpless

WORDS THAT END LIKE RUMOUR MILL

ball mill
boring mill
coffee mill
cotton mill
diploma mill
flour mill
gin mill
grist to the mill
lumber mill
mill
paper mill
pepper mill
pug mill
rolling mill
rumor mill
run of the mill
stamp mill
steel mill
strip mill
water mill
weaving mill

Synonyms and antonyms of rumour mill in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rumour mill» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RUMOUR MILL

Find out the translation of rumour mill to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rumour mill from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rumour mill» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

流言
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rumorología
570 millions of speakers

English

rumour mill
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अफवाह मिल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الشائعات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

слухов
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

boato
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গুজব মিল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

machine à rumeurs
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kilang khabar angin
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gerüchteküche
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

うわさミル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소문 공장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pabrik desas desus
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tin đồn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வதந்தி ஆலை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अफवा मिल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Söylenti değirmeni
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

voci di corridoio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

młyn plotka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

чуток
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

moara zvon
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φήμες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gerug milj
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ryktesspridning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ryktene mill
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RUMOUR MILL»

The term «rumour mill» is regularly used and occupies the 86.108 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rumour mill

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RUMOUR MILL»

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The Rumour Mill
Roxy Jacenko. THE. RUMOUR. MILL. A JAZZYLOUNOVEL. ROXY. JACENKO. This is a work of fiction. Whilst a number of.
Roxy Jacenko, 2013
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Crash Course in Managing People
It's useful to repeat this technique occasionally, trying it with different groups of people to see what the state of the rumour mill is. Note that the quick part here is identifying rumours - putting in place the appropriate information flows may take ...
Brian Clegg, Paul Birch, 2002
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Communicating Strategy
Key managers were sniffing out the rumour mill to see what was floating around. It wasn't all managers - that would have been too blatant. It was those with a good wide network. Then the penny dropped. Senior management were deliberately ...
Mr Phil Jones, 2012
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My FrozenTturbulence in Kashmir (7th Ed.)
The militants and their propaganda outfits, and the rumour mill, which always worked overtime in Kashmir, were soon busy churning out stories of excesses, of atrocities, of hundreds of persons being killed. Well, loss of any human life is ...
Jagmohan, 2006
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Principles Of Business Management
Falsified facts travelling through the rumour mill can be corrected by feeding accurate information to primary communicators or liaison individuals. Also, informal communication systems such as the grapevine can be used by managers to ...
Arun Kumar, Rachana Sharma, 2000
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Rumour and Renown: Representations of Fama in Western Literature
A recurrent Tacitean topos is the impossibility of controlling rumour: to attempt to check idle talk is only to add fuel to the fire.48 The rumour-mill works at full strength in times of war and particularly civil war, when the normal functioning of the ...
Philip Hardie, 2012
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The Consumption of Kuala Lumpur
It is a rumour mill whose metier is satire; it is always bitingly humorous, pithily observant; it works because it incorporates large grains of truth and probability embedded in what turn out to be fantastical tales. In these fantastical realms of the ...
Ziauddin Sardar, 2000
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Rx-7: Mazda's Rotary Engine Sportscar
There's little kickback through the Mazda's steering and the live rear axle is well behaved. Overall, the RX-7 probably has the best combination of shock absorber control of any Japanese car I've driven.” The rumour mill In mid-1977, an official ...
Brian Long, 2004
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The Logic of Liberal Rights: A Study in the Formal Analysis ...
Last week, the rumour mill had it that Barbie would graduate from university with a physics degree only if she passed her course in advanced calculus. In other words, if she were to receive her physics degree, then it would be the case that she ...
Eric Heinze, 2004
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Hearts Desires
“The rumour mill will continue to churn if we feed it.” “The hell with it,” Brose said, annoyed. “Let the rumour mill churn, Jamie. Who gives a damn what a handful of people think, anyway?” Jamie blushed. “I do, Brose. The animal shelter is a ...
Deidre Dalton

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RUMOUR MILL»

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Championship transfer rumour mill live: Latest Reading gossip plus …
The Ashes may start today, but the transfer rumour mill ploughs on. ... all of the latest Championship transfer news and rumours as they surface, and don't forget ... «getreading, Jul 15»
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Rumour Mill: McGeady to Celtic? | Ciftci rebuffs Wigan | Rangers …
Rumour Mill: McGeady to Celtic? | Ciftci rebuffs Wigan | Rangers holiday pay. Play. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Remaining Time -0:00. Stream ... «Scotsman, Jul 15»
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Rudimental Release Charming Video for 'Rumour Mill'
The U.K. house heads have released a video for their new track “Rumour Mill,” off their forthcoming record We the Generation, featuring the charming and very ... «SPIN, Jun 15»
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Aston Villa transfer rumour mill: Andros Townsend next? New …
Our colleagues at The Mirror are reporting that Villa are are ready to rival Southampton for England new boy Tom Heaton. The Premier League duo are both on ... «Birmingham Mail, Jun 15»
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The Rumour Mill: Newcastle or Sunderland to sign Patrick Bamford?
Football transfer rumours: Zlatan Ibrahimovic on his way to Arsenal? Ezequiel Lavezzi to Liverpool? | Anthony Martial to Tottenham? | Toby Alderweireld to ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
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Championship transfer rumour mill LIVE: Latest gossip from Cardiff …
... up and coming down. Think there's something we should be featuring? Tweet @getreadingfc with any rumours you might pick up over the course of the day. «WalesOnline, Jun 15»
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Rumour Mill: Liverpool set attack hit list
IT'S time for your weekly colossal Friday dose of Rumour Mill, which also includes news of the transfer window deadline being brought forward from the ... «Fox Sports, Jun 15»
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Championship Rumour Mill: Reading FC amongst clubs interested …
... summary below from various local newspapers and websites. We'll be bringing you rumours and news live throughout the rest of the day on our live blog here. «getreading, May 15»
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Football transfer rumours: Jérémy Ménez to join Liverpool?
Well it is, at least for the purposes of today's Rumour Mill anyway. ... Only Ménez knows where but the Mill knows his replacement and it's Zlatan Ibrahimovic. «The Guardian, May 15»
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Nicki Minaj engaged to Meek Mill?
NICKI Minaj sent the rumour mill into overdrive after posting some cryptic hints on social media that suggest she's engaged to boyfriend Meek Mill. The biggest ... «NEWS.com.au, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Rumour mill [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/rumour-mill>. Mar 2019 ».
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