Make waves

Do you know the English expression “to make waves“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Yvonne: Boris has been making waves again at work. He told the manager she was wrong to hire Dave.

Neil: He shouldn’t make waves. It ruins the atmosphere.

Does it mean:

a) make people laugh

b) make people irritated

c) gossip

d) cause trouble

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) cause trouble