Definition of Rumored

1. Verb. (past of rumor) ¹



2. Adjective. Widely reported without strong evidence. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rumored

1. rumor [v] - See also: rumor

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rumored

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Literary usage of Rumored

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1. History of Mexico by Hubert Howe Bancroft, William Nemos, Thomas Savage, Joseph Joshua Peatfield (1883)
"rumored INSURRECTION—FEARS OF VELASCO, ... afraid to proceed at once to San Juan de Ulua on account of rumored disturbances in the country. ..."

2. The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1886)
"... or DIFFERENT CLASSES—FRENCH RELATIONS—rumored CESSION OT CALIFORNIA TO ENGLAND—QUOTATIONS FROM AMERICAN PAPERS—POLICY IN ..."

3. A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital by John Beauchamp Jones (1866)
"It is rumored that the armies on the Rapidan were drawn up in line. The enemy have again evacuated Suffolk. Gen. Beauregard is at Weldon. ..."

4. A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital by John Beauchamp Jones (1866)
"It is rumored that the armies on the Rapidan were drawn up in line. The enemy have again evacuated Suffolk. Gen. Beauregard is at Weldon. ..."

5. History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American Continent by George Bancroft (1856)
"... this commission soon reached Boston : Sept and it was at the same time rumored that a general governor was on his way. The intelligence awakened the ..."

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