troubler

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n troubler someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Troubler One who troubles or disturbs; one who afflicts or molests; a disturber; as, a troubler of the peace. "The rich troublers of the world's repose."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n troubler One who or that which troubles or disturbs; one who afflicts or molests; a disturber.
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Usage

In literature:

La mer erre dedans, et la lune ne vient jamais troubler le bleu de ses flots.
"Selected Prose of Oscar Wilde with a Preface by Robert Ross" by Oscar Wilde
Paul assumes the role of a judge and condemns the false apostles as troublers of the Galatians.
"Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians" by Martin Luther
Jealousy, that troubler of reason, had been over-busy with his wits as it had with hers.
"Captain Blood" by Rafael Sabatini
Il en avait bien envie pourtant; comme une force interieure le poussait a venir troubler cet agacant tete-a-tete.
"Histoires grises" by E. Edouard Tavernier
She has long been beneath the sod, this troubler of dreams.
"Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete" by Charles M. Skinner
Let not a troubler come amongst us.
"The Long White Cloud" by William Pember Reeves
What daemon introduced this nuisance here, This troubler of our feast?
"The Odyssey of Homer" by Homer
Love, the old, old troubler of the world.
"An Orkney Maid" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Troublers of Israel, they were sent to be.
"The Message and the Man:" by J. Dodd Jackson
The "troublers of the king and kingdom" were declared excommunicate.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 5" by Various
The church will be in rest, the church's troublers in tribulation.
"The Lord's Coming" by C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
His name was to them the troubler troubled.
"Demonology and Devil-lore" by Moncure Daniel Conway
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