Muckraker

Muckraker,

Definition of Muckraker:

  1. A person who intentionally seeks out and publishes the misdeeds, such as criminal acts or corruption, of a public individual for profit or gain. Sometimes this information is linked to powerful businessmen. Muckraker is often applied specifically to journalists.

Synonyms of Muckraker

Thersites, Annotator, Backbiter, Belittler, Calumniator, Captious critic, Carper, Caustic critic, Caviler, Censor, Censurer, Cognoscente, Commentator, Commenter, Connoisseur, Critic, Criticaster, Criticizer, Critickin, Criticule, Cynic, Debunker, Decrier, Defamer, Deflater, Depreciator, Derogator, Detractor, Disparager, Editor, Faultfinder, Hatchet man, Knocker, Libeler, Literary critic, Man of letters, Mudslinger, Railer, Reviewer, Scholiast, Slanderer, Smellfungus, Social critic, Textual critic, Traducer

Meaning of Muckraker & Muckraker Definition