A person who disparages someone or something: the island, say its detractors, has been devoured by development
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- Of course, detractors and critics emerged instantaneously out of the woodwork.
- Every detractor, accuser, finger-pointer, critic, opponent, enemy, investigator was faced down and confronted by a politician who seemed to be made of pure granite.
- My detractors never acknowledge that their resentment comes from a place of their own inadequacy.