Definition of tattler in English:


Syllabification: tat·tler
Pronunciation: /ˈtatl-ər, ˈtatlər


1A person who tattles.
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  • He felt that they were just jealous and, anyway, he doesn't like tattlers so he decided to arrive early.
  • All these tattlers would do better to consider less subjective reasons for the Scotsman's sales problems.
  • And at least one tattler has described listening in to the tape itself.
2A migratory sandpiper with mainly gray plumage, breeding in northwestern Canada or eastern Siberia.
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  • More narrowly, the name is given to the wandering tattler (Heteroscelus incanus) and the Polynesian, or gray-rumped, tattler (H. brevipes).

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