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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
verb tr.: To deny or contradict.
[From Middle English gainsayen, from gain- (against), from Old English gegn- + sayen, from secgan (to say).]
"With such a record, it's hard for anyone to gainsay the cynics. But as
Inauguration Day approached, millions of Nigerians like Pambi again dared
to hope for something better."
Brasington's Ninth Law: A carelessly planned project takes three times longer to complete than expected; a carefully planned one will take only twice as long.
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