foment trouble

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foment trouble

To create trouble or problems. If those two are back there whispering to each other, I just know they're fomenting trouble.
See also: trouble

foment trouble

to cause trouble. Leave it to Bob to foment trouble. I wasn't fomenting trouble, just expressing my opinion!
See also: trouble
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'She always foments trouble with members of my family, 'he said.
"When the world foments trouble in an Islamic country, it spreads to other Muslim states," the lawmaker argued.
He added that the full weight of the law would be visited on anyone that foments trouble.
He said the command would not hesitate to arrest any politician who foments trouble in the state.
He advocated that any masquerade that foments trouble should be banned for three years, saying that they have cautioned their members on the need to stay away from any conduct that can affect the reputation of the festival.