Definition of naysayer
: one who denies, refuses, opposes, or is skeptical or cynical about something
nay–sayingplay \-ˌsā-iŋ\ noun
Examples of naysayer in a sentence
There are always naysayers who say it can't be done.
<those naysayers who attack the integrity of the entire judicial system>
First Known Use of naysayer
NAYSAYER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of naysayer for English Language Learners
: a person who says something will not work or is not possible : a person who denies, refuses, or opposes something
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