Synonyms of instigator in English:

instigator


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noun

1‘Ricardou has been credited as the instigator of this development’

SYNONYMS
initiator, prime mover, motivator, architect, designer, deviser, planner, shaper, inventor, maker, producer, contriver, mastermind, originator, author, creator, founder, pioneer, father, mother, founding father, agent
inciter, agitator, fomenter, troublemaker, agent provocateur, ringleader, leader
literary begetter