Do you remember that rumor in school?
"I don't care who you were before, you're Billie now," rumor had it he'd said.
No one said anything definite, but the rumor of an attack spread through the squadron.
This rumor has been around for some time, hasn't it?
"I heard a rumor," Tamer said.
Rumor has it he's withdrawing from the election.
There is a rumor that you are thinking of peace.
Rumor has it they're trying to revive the East-West War.
On the previous evening at the Lodge, he had heard that a rumor of his duel had reached the Emperor and that it would be wiser for him to leave Petersburg.
All that wasn't bad enough, but she had to drag up that old rumor – and I thought you believed it.
We speak conformably to the rumor which we have heard.
Some said the report that the Emperor was wounded was correct, others that it was not, and explained the false rumor that had spread by the fact that the Emperor's carriage had really galloped from the field of battle with the pale and terrified Ober-Hofmarschal Count Tolstoy, who had ridden out to the battlefield with others in the Emperor's suite.
The rumor was true.
At rumor of his arrival all the Mill-dam sportsmen are on the alert, in gigs and on foot, two by two and three by three, with patent rifles and conical balls and spy-glasses.