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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who initiates a course of action; Someone who deliberately foments trouble.

Usage examples (33)
  • The instigator of the trouble was apprehended by the police.
  • She was the instigator of their quarrel
  • John Brown biography; main instigator of the Civil war
  • (Sushi) and along with us we took the one main instigator of birthday mayhem in the office. for more
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