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pamphleteer

[pam-fli-teer] /ˌpæm flɪˈtɪər/
noun
1.
a writer or publisher of pamphlets, especially on controversial issues.
verb (used without object)
2.
to write and issue pamphlets.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; pamphlet + -eer
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  • Students, indeed, remember that he was also a prolific pamphleteer of unenviable character and many vicissitudes.
  • He wore multifarious hats: pamphleteer, professor and poet, but insisted on defining himself with a single word: agitator.
British Dictionary definitions for pamphleteer

pamphleteer

/ˌpæmflɪˈtɪə/
noun
1.
a person who writes or issues pamphlets, esp of a controversial nature
verb
2.
(intransitive) to write or issue pamphlets
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Word Origin and History for pamphleteer
n.

1640s, from pamphlet + -eer. As a verb from 1690s.

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