Synonyms for instigator

Synonyms for (noun) instigator

Synonyms: initiator, instigator

Definition: a person who initiates a course of action

Similar words: leader

Definition: a person who rules or guides or inspires others

Synonyms: instigant, instigator, inciter, firebrand, provoker

Definition: someone who deliberately foments trouble

Usage: she was the instigator of their quarrel

Similar words: trouble maker, troublemaker, troubler, bad hat, mischief-maker

Definition: someone who deliberately stirs up trouble

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