What is another word for cynic?

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Cynicism is a general attitude that suggests that the world is fundamentally unreliable and that humans are barely capable of managing their own lives. Many cynics also believe that people are naturally greedy and selfish. Cynicism can be an effective coping mechanism, but it can also lead to a sense of detachment and nihilism.

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