Sentence Examples

  • Nansen used all the arts of the agitator with extraordinary energy and success.
  • "Now that I am a deputy, I will cease to be an agitator," he said.
  • On entering the Second Chamber of Baden in 1842, he at once began to take part in the opposition against the government, which assumed a more and more openly Radical character, and in the course of which his talents as an agitator and his personal charm won him wide popularity and influence.
  • Hermon Husband (c. 1724-1795) was the chief agitator of measures for relief, but, since, as a Quaker, he discouraged violence, the cause was left without a recognized leader.
  • He was a born agitator, and as such tended to exaggeration and misrepresentation.