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naysayer

[ney-sey-er] /ˈneɪˌseɪ ər/
noun
1.
a person who habitually expresses negative or pessimistic views:
Despite a general feeling that things were going well, a few naysayers tried to cast gloom.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; nay + say1 + -er1
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