Meaning of “-monger” in the English Dictionary

"-monger" in British English

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-mongersuffix

uk / -mʌŋ.ɡər/ us / -mʌŋ.ɡɚ/ mainly disapproving
-mongering
suffix uk / -mʌŋ.ɡər.ɪŋ/ us / -mʌŋ.ɡɚ.ɪŋ/

They accused him of rumour-mongering/scandal-mongering.

(Definition of “-monger” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)