KJV Dictionary Definition: talebearer


TA'LEBEARER, n. tale and bear. A person who officiously tells tales; one who impertinently communicates intelligence or anecdotes, and makes mischief in society by his officiousness.

Where there is no talebearer, the strife ceaseth. Prov.26.


TA'LEBEARING, a. Officiously communicating information.

TA'LEBEARING, n. The act of informing officiously; communication of secrets maliciously.