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Definition of "gainsaying" []

  • Opposition, especially in speech. (noun)
  • Refusal to accept or believe something. (noun)
  • Contradiction. (noun)
  • Denial; denying. (noun)
  • Rebellious opposition; rebellion. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gainsaying" in a sentence
  • "All of the gainsaying is irrelevant and unnecessary in that light."
  • "Answerable to this wilfulness of theirs, in gainsaying the truth,"
  • "Alas! the more upright they are, the fitter for the Lord by them to break a gainsaying people."