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agitator

noun [C] uk   /ˈædʒ.ɪ.teɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
disapproving someone who tries to make people take part in protests and political activities, especially ones that cause trouble: It is thought that the strike was the work of undercover political agitators.
Translations of “agitator”
in Chinese (Traditional) (抗議或政治波動中的)煽動者,策動者…
in Chinese (Simplified) (抗议或政治波动中的)煽动者,策动者…
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