Definition of naysayer
: one who denies, refuses, opposes, or is skeptical or cynical about something There are always naysayers who say it can't be done.
nay–sayingplay \ˈnā-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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