Verboticism: Gainsayaholic

Gainsayaholic

Created by: CanadianAndyCapp

Definition: v. To habitually object to and contradict other people's statements, especially if they include any facts or opinions. n. A person who finds fault what other people say no matter what it is, and lets them know it.

Pronunciation: Gayn-say-a-holl-ik

Sentence: Because the historian was so determined to have his theories adopted as "fact", he habitually attacked other researchers work to the point that he became a gainsayaholic.

Etymology: Gainsay- I'm right, You're wrong, They're totally out of their tree! / aholic- Drunk on ego

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Comments: Gainsayaholic

silveryaspen - 2008-03-11: 21:49:00
Great etymology ... great definition for aholic! Great aspect to portray ... very perceptive!