Thesaurus

naysayer

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of naysayer

  1. a person who distrusts other people and believes that everything is done for selfish reasons <those naysayers who attack the integrity of the entire judicial system> Synonyms misanthrope, cynic, pessimistRelated Words misandrist, misogynist; doubter, negativist, skeptic; belittler, critic, derider, detractor, scoffer; malcontent; defeatist, quitterNear Antonyms optimist, Pollyanna, positivist; idealist, sentimentalist


Learn More about naysayer


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up naysayer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to give authoritative approval to

Get Word of the Day daily email!