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Synonyms for troublemaker
ˈtrʌb əlˌmeɪ kərtrou·ble·mak·er

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  1. troublemakernoun

    stirrer, hooligan

  2. troublemakernoun

    One who causes trouble, especially one who does so deliberately.

    hooligan, stirrer

  3. troublemakernoun

    A complainer.

    stirrer, hooligan

Princeton's WordNet

  1. troublemaker, trouble maker, troubler, mischief-maker, bad hatnoun

    someone who deliberately stirs up trouble

    mischief-maker, troubler, bad hat, trouble maker

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  1. List of paraphrases for "troublemaker":

    stirrer, fuck-up, shaker, agitator, poison

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  1. Ariyabandhu Wedagedara:

    The problem at the time was between followers of different Islamic sects - Zahran was not a major troublemaker, but he and followers of other sects, including the Sufis, were at loggerheads.

  2. Carlos Esteve:

    HSBC has been described as the troublemaker in class, and it is not, hSBC was among the first to take steps to regularize its clients. Other institutions have been far slower.

  3. Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanne:

    Coal is the number one troublemaker, the enemy, so to speak.

  4. Barack Obama Sr.:

    Word got back to Kenyatta that the Old Man was a troublemaker, and he was called in to see the President. According to the stories, Kenyatta said to the Old Man that, because he could not keep his mouth shut, he would not work again until he had no shoes on his feet.

  5. Al Sharpton:

    He can say what he wants. Call me a troublemaker, yes: I make trouble for bigots.

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