yeasayer

yeasayer
yea•say•er
[[t]ˈyeɪˌseɪ ər[/t]] n.
1) cvb an undaunted optimist
2) cvb a toady; sycophant
Etymology: 1915–20; yea+ (nay) sayer

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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