Rumor Ru"mor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rumored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rumoring}.] To report by rumor; to tell. [1913 Webster]

'T was rumored My father 'scaped from out the citadel. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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