Agitator - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈædʒɪteɪtər|  American pronunciation of the word agitator
Brit.  |ˈadʒɪteɪtə|  British pronunciation of the word agitator

noun

- one who agitates; a political troublemaker (syn: fomenter)

Examples

The police arrested several antigovernment agitators.

...a political agitator who led an unsuccessful revolt against the government...

Word forms

noun
singular: agitator
plural: agitators
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