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Synonyms for instigator

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. instigator, provoker, inciter, instigant, firebrand(noun)

    someone who deliberately foments trouble

    "she was the instigator of their quarrel"

    Synonyms:
    inciter, firebrand, brand, provoker, initiator, instigant

  2. instigator, initiator(noun)

    a person who initiates a course of action

    Synonyms:
    inciter, firebrand, provoker, initiator, instigant

Wiktionary

  1. instigator(noun)

    Synonyms:
    initiator

  2. instigator(noun)

    A person who intentionally incites or starts something, especially one that starts trouble.

    Synonyms:
    initiator

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "instigator":

    abettor, mastermind, promoter, initiator

How to pronounce instigator?

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How to say instigator in sign language?

  1. instigator

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How to use instigator in a sentence?

  1. Gaultier Gaultier:

    Be reassured that Gaultier Paris will go on, with a new project which I am the instigator, and that will be revealed to you very soon.

  2. Ignazio Marino:

    Those who have stabbed me have 26 names and they have one instigator.

  3. Gaultier Gaultier:

    I will be celebrating my 50th anniversary in fashion with a major Haute Couture fashion show, be reassured that Gaultier Paris will go on, with a new project which I am the instigator, and that will be revealed to you very soon.


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