scaremonger


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one who needlessly alarms others

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a person who spreads frightening rumors and stirs up trouble

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She told him: "We have to be careful not to scaremonger on this issue.
I do not want to scaremonger but our real concern is that the harvest is going to be left in the field which will mean there will be less British produce in the supermarket.
We know big business and government advisors will scaremonger on this, saying firms will leave, lay off workers or hike prices.
Javert is a man who would be comfortable with the Personal Responsibility Act restricting welfare, who would see no crime in our retreat from the social ties or obligations that hold us to the poor, the mushrooming growth of private police forces, or the scaremonger marketing of all sorts of security systems aimed at transforming our homes and public spaces into impregnable fortresses.
In one of his harshest attacks on President Clinton to date, Republican challenger Bob Dole on Thursday castigated the Democratic incumbent as a scaremonger bereft of ideas, and he warned voters that a second Clinton term would result in higher taxes and more government regulation.
Their critically acclaimed film, "The Blair Witch Project," is a harrowing firsthand account of three documentary filmmakers who venture into the Black Hills of Maryland in search of the truth about the local scaremonger, the mythic Blair Witch.
She told him: "We Claimants authority arrears why is what's she do Labour's have to be careful not to scaremonger on this issue.
While Bryan Green continues to scaremonger and exploit community fears, we wont be pre-empting the inquirys findings.
The former Commons Clerk Sir Robert Rogers accused me of being a scaremonger.
Chris Kealy agreed, " agreed, adding: "Hypocritical of the Yes campaign to simply scaremonger about the potential privatisation all through the independence debate, even after the Record revealed the scale of their public spending on private health.
IT is sad that Plaid Cymru continue to scaremonger and spread completely unfounded claims for their own political purposes.
Hyperbolic sales pitches, hard sell, scaremonger marketing and tactical rhetoric aside, the training he prescribes is claimed to be potentially life-saving, but is more likely to get someone hurt should they attempt to implement it upon a real adversary.
11) about how Cleveland Police are below budget this year and how crime has been reduced by 9%, It just goes to show that even though the Labour Party will scaremonger and state that cuts in police budgets will result in higher crime, this is completely incorrect in Cleveland.
Now Tony Blair and John Reid have introduced draconian and impractical security checks for such an extended period to scaremonger the British people into hating Muslims even more.