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  1. detractornoun

    libel, mudslinger, slander, cynic, defamation

    proponent, supporter

  2. detractornoun

    A person who belittles the worth of another person or cause.

    mudslinger, slander, cynic, libel, defamation

    supporter, proponent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. detractor

    slanderer, cynic, backbiter

    flatterer, sycophant, eulogist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. detractor, disparager, depreciator, knockernoun

    one who disparages or belittles the worth of something

    disparager, doorknocker, titty, depreciator, boob, knocker, tit, bosom, rapper, breast

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. detractornoun

    slanderer, defamer, calumniator, vilifier

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  1. Steven Armstrong:

    We want to be a net contributor of capital and not a net detractor.

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