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1.
A piece of false, slanderous and/or mean-spirited story that somebody tells about someone else. These stories are usually told because the victim of the rumor is smarter, more popular, wealthier, more successful, harder working, or nicer than the person who is spreading the rumor.Said rumor spreader often spreads remors becuase he has become jealous and wants to hurt the person who he is spreading a rumor about.
After John Doe publicly embarrased Matt Snuffy by defeating him in the student government election, Matt tried to avenge his defeat by spreading a rumor that John Doe was a stalker.
by Eugene Martin May 03, 2006
 
2.
something that is thought to be true but isn't...spread for shock value or defamation etc...
the best way to stop a rumor dead in its tracks is to ignore it and not let it lend itself credence.
by Velvet January 21, 2005
 
3.
Rumors are stories and or statements that are generally circulated without confirmation or certainty as to facts. Sometimes it is hard to tell who started the rumor, who believes the rumor, or who heard the rumor but they are false 89% of the time. People often ruin reputations by these vicious rumors and the reason why they spread them is often unknown. You really shouldn't listen to rumors because you often look stupid if the information you received was false or wrong.
Girl 1: so i heard aven gave quan head in the girls bathroom during 5th period.
Girl 2: aven gave quan head girl?
Boy 1: aven sucked up quan? says who?
Girl 1: braaaaandon!
Boy 2: aven sucked up brandon and quan? when?
Girl 3: aven fucked brandon!? hes dating ole girl.
Girl 1: she fucked brandon?
Boy 3: whos she?
Girl 1 Girl 2 Girl 3 Boy 1 Boy 2: AVEN!!!
Boy 3: she a ho.

Boy 3 to aven: so rumor is you fucked brandon and topped off quan.
aven: yeaaah? keyword there was RUMOR. you cant believe all rumors.
by sorrytosay September 03, 2010
 
4.
when someone who thinks they are the shit, makes up something to make you look bad.
friends: did you seriously tell this kid that you would give him head?
girl: um what the fuck? i said i wouldnt. hes a fucking liar and thats a rumor.
friends: yeah, thats what we thought. i knew you would never do that.
by yummmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm October 13, 2010
 
5.
The act of breaking “silent” wind on an elevator usually filled with two or more people. Also know as the suffocation box.
We better take the stairs, there spreading rumors in the elevator.
by The Drunken Scott February 21, 2010
 
6.
name meaning Lady Gaga esc, very beautiful, short, talented funny loves attention but can be a bitch if she has too so watch out :)
I love Lady Gaga
So you must love Rumor
Totallyy
Duhhhhhhhhh
by BedrockGirl March 12, 2010
 
7.
Gutless freak!
haha, rumor.
by adler August 12, 2003