A person who brings about or initiates something: he was not the instigator of the incident any instigators of violence will be punished
More example sentences
- The grizzled man is the instigator of all the troubles between Billy and the master-at-arms.
- The author thus implies that the means to understanding the causes of the violence and the motivations of its instigators lie in the study of the previous fourteen centuries.
- Can architects become instigators of greater disaster-response collaboration?