bruit (n.) Old form(s): bruite
news, rumour, tidings
3H6 IV.vii.64[Richard to Edward, of his being proclaimed king] The bruit thereof will bring you many friends
TC V.ix.4[Diomedes to all] The bruit is Hector's slain, and by Achilles
Tim V.i.191.1[Timon to First Senator] I ... am not / One that rejoices in the common wrack, / As common bruit doth put it
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