yea-sayer


yea–say·er

noun \ˈyā-ˌsā-ər, -ˌser\

Definition of YEA-SAYER

1
:  one whose attitude is that of confident affirmation
2
:  yes-man

First Known Use of YEA-SAYER

1920

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