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shit stirrer

noun [C] uk   offensive us  
someone who makes trouble for other people, especially by making known facts that they would prefer to keep secret: He didn't need to tell her that - he's just a shit stirrer.
shit stirring
noun [U] uk   us  
Translations of “shit stirrer”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指洩漏別人秘密的)麻煩製造者,攪屎棍…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指泄漏别人秘密的)麻烦制造者,搅屎棍…
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