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tub-thumper

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a person who actively supports or favors a cause
  • changes that came about only because of the relentless clamor of the group's tub-thumpers

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“Tub-thumper.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tub-thumper. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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