Gainsay is a verb which when used gives the meaning, to deny or disagree with something. Dispute, oppose.
- You can ‘gainsay’ that this world is a completely bad place to live in.
- Everyone has the opportunity to better their lives in someway, shape or form. Can you ‘gainsay’ this statement?
- In my opinion people are afraid to ‘gainsay’ against that which they know is wrong because of other people’s responses.