slowly raising the hand, and meekly interjecting, "But...."
I disagree with your definition.Gossip is the communication of damaging/hurtful truth behind someone's back.Slander is the communication of damaging/hurtful untruths behind someone's back.So slander has to do with false words, gossip about true words. That's how I see it in Scripture...Nice video...
Andrew,Don't quarrel over words, son.
Iron sharpens Iron, Father.
Gossip is usually "truth with the intent to hurt"