Meaning of AGITATOR in English

— agitatorial /aj'i teuh tawr"ee euhl, -tohr"-/ , adj.

/aj"i tay'teuhr/ , n.

1. a person who stirs up others in order to upset the status quo and further a political, social, or other cause: The boss said he would fire any union agitators.

2. a machine or device for agitating and mixing.

[ 1730-40; AGITATE + -OR 2 ]

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