Simple Definition of naysayer
: a person who says something will not work or is not possible : a person who denies, refuses, or opposes something
Full Definition of naysayer
: one who denies, refuses, opposes, or is skeptical or cynical about something
Examples of naysayer
There are always naysayers who say it can't be done.
<those naysayers who attack the integrity of the entire judicial system>
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Rhymes with naysayer
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