Definition of Muckraker:
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