troublemaker

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(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. rabble-rouser, instigator; shit disturber (sl.). See cause.
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(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. malcontent, agitator, rabble-rouser, rowdy, bully, hooligan, juvenile delinquent, mischief-maker; see also rascal .
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(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
agitator, mischief-maker, imp, devil, hellion, pest, rebel, agent provocateur, *pain in the neck, *pain in the ass, instigator, incendiary, firebrand, malcontent, enfant terrible.
ANT.: pacifist, peacemaker, angel

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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