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- n. One who, or that which, troubles; a disturber.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who troubles or disturbs; one who afflicts or molests; a disturber.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which troubles or disturbs; one who afflicts or molests; a disturber.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
The scene of the death of the "troubler" Achan, with whom its name is associated (Jos., vii, 26).
When Ahab saw Elijah, he called out, “Is it you, you troubler of Israel?”
At any rate, when Sicinius, who was the greatest troubler of the magistrates and ministers of his time, was asked how it was he let Crassus alone, “Oh,” said he,
The vision of a ghostly troubler hovering in the background, was as nothing, matched with the fear of spontaneous change arising in M. Paul himself.
When Elijah came to appear before him, Ahab said, “Is that you, you troubler of Israel?”
And the sons of Carmi; Achar, the troubler of Israel, who transgressed in the thing accursed.
For I have found him presumptuous, pressing his company upon my niece, and in all ways a troubler of the peace.
And, indeed, the mind on all such occasions is its own greatest troubler.
Some now may have le cerveau qui commence a se troubler.
We are, I say, at present going on very well, in as good and regular a progress of education as it is possible; both Mie Mie and I as tractable as it is possible; et troubler ce menage seroit une cruaute sans example.