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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who spreads frightening rumors and stirs up trouble.

Usage examples (31)
  • He has accused Ehrlich of being a "scaremonger" on the issue of taxes.
  • Martin O'Malley (D) has accused Ehrlich of being a "scaremonger" on taxes.
  • I hate to "scaremonger," but this is where we've really, really gotten screwed.
  • GOP should not "scaremonger" anymore cuz OBAMA'S doing the SCAREMONGERING already. for more
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