1. One who has a confidently positive attitude.
2. One who tends to agree uncritically with others.
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Also, he overworks it, in part because he is himself--undisguisedly--an idealistic and even sentimental yea-sayer.
Hijacking the theater of politics, as it were, turning it into a puppet show, casting each and every yea-sayer in his useful role, normalizing unruliness, he will steer the ship in any direction he pleases.
If the "nay" votes beat the number of yea-sayers, the exit door of the eurozone for Greece will open wide.
It might still flop, making early yea-sayers like me look daft.
Wealthy since an early age and surrounded by yea-sayers, it's easy to see how her dark side was spawned.
One man who may convert more naysayers to yea-sayers is John K.
Add to the obeisance of the yea-sayers the quiet capitulation of the majority, and injustice and untruth will gain the upper hand.