Scare-monger

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Definition

a scare-monger: a person who purposefully frightens others or promotes fear
idiom

to scare (someone): to frighten (someone), to worry (someone), to make (someone) afraid
verb

Examples

  • "He said "climate change is happening - that much is sure - but what the scare-mongers are failing to mention is that our planet has always had great fluctuations in temperature."

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