mischief-maker

[ mis-chif-mey-ker ]
/ ˈmɪs tʃɪfˌmeɪ kər /

noun

a person who causes mischief, especially one who stirs up discord, as by talebearing.

Origin of mischief-maker

First recorded in 1700–10

Related forms

mis·chief-mak·ing, adjective, noun
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