Definitions of tattle

v divulge confidential information or secrets

babble, babble out, blab, blab out, let the cat out of the bag, peach, sing, spill the beans, talk
spill, talk
reveal information
keep one's mouth shut, keep quiet, shut one's mouth
refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information
Type of:
break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap
make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

v speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly

blab, blabber, chatter, clack, gabble, gibber, maunder, palaver, piffle, prate, prattle, tittle-tattle, twaddle
babble, blather, blether, blither, smatter
to talk foolishly
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mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize
express in speech

n disclosing information or giving evidence about another

singing, telling
Type of:
disclosure, revealing, revelation
the speech act of making something evident

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