from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who spreads frightening rumors; an alarmist.
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- n. Someone who spreads worrying rumours or needlessly alarms people.
- v. To spread worrying rumours.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who spreads frightening rumors and stirs up trouble
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