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Noun: talebearer  'teyl,beh-ru(r)
  1. Someone who gossips indiscreetly
    - tattletale [US], tattler, taleteller, telltale, blabbermouth [informal], blabber [informal]
  2. [archaic] Someone who reports another person's wrongdoings to someone in authority
    "I told the teacher that I'm not a talebearer and didn't want to get involved";
    - telltale [Brit, informal], grass [Brit, informal], snitch [informal], tattletale [US, informal], rat [informal], squealer [informal]

Derived forms: talebearers

Type of: betrayer, blabber [informal], gossip, gossiper, gossipmonger, informer, newsmonger, rat [informal], rumormonger [US], rumourmonger [Brit, Cdn], squealer