rumour went

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  • The rumour went about town that she was in love with her husband. Cited from The Man From Brodney's, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • One day a rumour went round that we might get side-cars. Cited from Adventures of a Despatch Rider, by W. H. L. Watson
  • He reported that the queen had been taken ill or so the rumour went. Cited from Memoirs of a Minister of France, by Stanley Weyman
  • For if there are rumours going the round about me, what on earth is one to say of you? Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • Also, many rumours went out about the choice for the female leads.
  • Rumour went that our childlike professor declared he had never known anything like it. Cited from The Last Leaf, by James Kendall Hosmer
  • Rumours went about that the place was haunted, and no one would go near the spot. Cited from The Fairy Book, by Dinah Maria Mulock (AKA Miss Mulock)
  • There's all sorts of rumours going about, and we want them cleared up. Cited from A People's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • In early 2008, rumours went throughout the nation regarding his private life.
  • The rumour went round the ship that the captain would not call at Fishguard in such weather. Cited from The Regent, by E. Arnold Bennett
  • And rumour went even further and said that no one would give me money and that I might have to break up and go out of business. Cited from My Life and Work, by Henry Ford
  • The rumour went that De Wet was going to rest for a week and then strike a heavy blow. Cited from With Steyn and De Wet, by Philip Pienaar
  • Whether there are not some sinister rumours going about concerning the politician in question. Cited from Nobody's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • It was shortly after this, that a rumour went round the ship that there was to be no look-out that night after eight o'clock. Cited from The Ghost Pirates, by William Hope Hodgson
  • All sorts of rumours went out in reference to the accident. Cited from Winter Adventures of Three Boys, by Egerton R. Young
  • In the beginning of the year, a rumour went about the country that the laird had been seen at the castle, but it died away. Cited from Heather and Snow, by George MacDonald
  • He hadn't been at the table five minutes before the rumour went abroad who he was -- somebody had recognised him. Cited from Grey Roses, by Henry Harland
  • The rumour went abroad of an uprising of all the slaves of the South. Cited from The Battle of Principles, by Newell Dwight Hillis
  • Rumours went around that certain singers had sung in the project, including Rajinikanth.
  • On the last day of the year a rumour went round the ship that we should be taken far north -- about 60 deg. Cited from Five Months on a German Raider, by Frederic George Trayes
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