a person who habitually makes trouble for others; esp., one who incites others to quarrel, rebel, etc.
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- troublemaking noun
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
One that stirs up trouble or strife.