Definitions

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  • n. One who breeds or originates quarrels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who breeds or originates quarrels.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who breeds or incites to quarrels: as, “no tell-tale nor no breed-bate,”

Etymologies

breed +‎ bate (Wiktionary)

Examples

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