any rumour

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  • This deal put to rest any rumours about a possible breakup of the company.
  • "Answer me first of all; is there still any rumour abroad about my former affair?" Cited from A Hungarian Nabob, by Maurus Jokai
  • She was terrified, and asked herself whether he had heard any rumour. Cited from The Precipice, by Ivan Goncharov
  • He would have told to him again and again any rumour of adventure connected with those he had beheld. Cited from His Grace of Osmonde, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • There was no news of any kind to be gathered from the people we talked to, nor had they even any rumours. Cited from The Insurrection in Dublin, by James Stephens
  • How any rumours concerning herself and him had arisen nobody could explain. Cited from The Danger Mark, by Robert W. Chambers
  • I hope your mind has not been disturbed by any rumours of 'battle, murder and sudden death' up in our part of the world. Cited from Letters from Egypt, by Lucie Duff Gordon
  • Do not, I pray you, believe any rumour of my sickness. Cited from Puck of Pook's Hill, by Rudyard Kipling
  • To judge by it, such a thing as any rumour of dissensions between rival sides and houses in the school had never reached his ears. Cited from The Cock-House at Fellsgarth, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • It is clear that neither of them had at that time heard any rumour of an event which had happened a few days previously at no very great distance from their quarters. Cited from Claverhouse, by Mowbray Morris
  • We are rather amused at hearing it, and we have never been able to trace any rumour of the kind to an authentic source. Cited from Lombard Street, by Walter Bagehot
  • That is the only way of preventing any rumour. Cited from The Grip of Desire, by Hector France
  • The realities were evil enough without any rumours. Cited from Mr. Britling Sees It Through, by H. G. Wells
  • However, Blue Ant did not confirm any rumours or its intentions for the channel.
  • Twenty English counties might be up in arms long before any rumour that an insurrection was even apprehended could reach Ulster. Cited from History of England, James II V. 3, Macaulay
  • No mention is therein made by the gossiping contemporary of any rumour that Edward had suffered imprisonment. Cited from Last of the Barons, by Lytton, Book 1
  • I have all the facilities for spreading any rumour I like through my Intelligence Branch, which would be less suspected than information leaking out from political sources. Cited from Gallipoli Diary, Volume I, by Ian Hamilton
  • On the other hand, she continued, if you keep me, you need not fear my slandering you, since I am in your hands and the day you hear any rumour, you can turn me away. Cited from The Grip of Desire, by Hector France
  • Above all, he exerted himself -- and exerted himself successfully -- to prevent any rumour of the critical position of the firm from leaking out in the city. Cited from The Firm of Girdlestone, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Once in there he could not be allowed to come out alive, for his report of such treatment would do me more harm among those of my own station in France than any rumours touching his end could do. Cited from Saint George for England, by G. A. Henty
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