Evil speakings; slanders.
For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I would, and that I shall be found unto you such as ye would not: lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, BACKBITINGS, whisperings, swellings, tumults. ( 2 Corinthians 1:1 Haggai 12:20 )
Bibliography Information"Entry for 'Backbitings'". A King James Dictionary.