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Princeton's WordNet

  1. troublemaker, trouble maker, troubler, mischief-maker, bad hatnoun

    someone who deliberately stirs up trouble


  1. troublernoun

    One who, or that which, troubles; a disturber.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Troublernoun

    Disturber; confounder.

    Etymology: from trouble.

    Unhappy falls that hard necessity,
    Quoth he, the troubler of my happy peace,
    And vowed foe of my felicity. Fairy Qu. b. i.

    Heav’ns hurl down their indignation
    On thee, thou troubler of the poor world’s peace! William Shakespeare.

    The best temper of minds desireth good name and true honour; the lighter, popularity and applause; the more depraved, subjection and tyranny; as is seen in great conquerors and troublers of the world, and more in arch-hereticks. Francis Bacon.

    Whose chief support and sinews are of coin,
    Our nation’s solid virtue did oppose
    To the rich troublers of the world’s repose. Edmund Waller.

    The sword justly drawn by us can scarce safely be sheathed, till the power of the great troubler of our peace be pared, as to be under no apprehensions for the future. Francis Atterbury.


  1. troubler

    A troubler is a person or thing that causes distress, disturbance, difficulty, or problems. It can refer to someone who creates chaos, instigates conflict, or disrupts a peaceful situation or flow of events.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Troublernoun

    one who troubles or disturbs; one who afflicts or molests; a disturber; as, a troubler of the peace

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of troubler in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of troubler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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