scaremonger

noun
scare·​mon·​ger | \ˈsker-ˌməŋ-gər, -ˌmäŋ-\

Definition of scaremonger 

: one inclined to raise or excite alarms especially needlessly

Other Words from scaremonger

scaremongering \ˈsker-​ˌməŋ-​g(ə-​)riŋ, -​ˌmäŋ-​ \ noun

First Known Use of scaremonger

1888, in the meaning defined above

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