Negative synonyms

nĕg'ə-tĭv

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The definition of cynical is having a belief that people only do things to serve their own needs.
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A stubborn tendency to do the opposite of what one is asked.
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A negative image
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Tending to contradict or oppose, contrarious.
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A negative image
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Involving a refusal
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A denial of knowledge, relationship, and/or responsibility towards something (someone).
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Lacking positive qualities
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Marked by calm self-control:
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Having a negative electrical charge; tending to move to the positive electrode, or anode, in electrolysis
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The definition of a double negative is the use of two negative words in the same sentence. Just as in math, two negatives can add together to create a positive. This means that your sentence can convey the exact opposite of what you wanted it to, as your negatives cancel each other out.
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Involving a refusal
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The definition of morose is having a gloomy attitude or character.
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Relating to or characteristic of an adversary; involving antagonistic elements:
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Unfavorable or adverse:
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Tending to discourage, retard, or make more difficult
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The definition of absent is something that does not exist.
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Lacking positive qualities
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Characterized by a taking away or loss of some quality
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Lacking positive qualities
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The image or succession of images on a TV or computer screen, as in a telecast or Webcast
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The act or an instance of refusing.
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Involving a refusal
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A clause in a contract or other writing, stating that the producer or seller of product, device, or process makes no promises about its quality or performance and will not be responsible for harm resulting therefrom.
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A negative image
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The characteristic of being pessimistic or contrarian.
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Having or showing opposition; adverse:
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Lacking positive qualities
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Not interested; indifferent, not concerned.
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A negative image
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A negative quality, feature, etc.
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A negative image
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(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
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To make a solemn promise. See also oath.
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The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media:
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To travel across, often under difficult conditions.
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having a negative charge
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Distant in space, time, or nature; remote.
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A negative image
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The space character; the character resulting from pressing the space-bar on a keyboard.
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One who takes no side in a controversy:
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(New Age jargon) Good, desirable, healthful, pleasant, enjoyable; (often precedes 'energy', 'thought', 'feeling' or 'emotion').
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Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
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To use a veto against.
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To shut out from social or commercial participation; ostracize or boycott.
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Dissenting, esp. from the majority opinion
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Opposed; contradictory; inconsistent.
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Pertaining to a recusant or to recusancy
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Involving a refusal
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That opposes, refuses, etc., esp. habitually
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Lacking positive qualities
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Moody and melancholy; dejected.
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Affecting the sense of smell (as of hunting dogs) only feebly; having lost its odour.
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A statement in opposition to another; denial
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Something that refutes, as an argument
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The definition of admissible is a person or thing that is allowed or accepted.
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Characterized by acceptance.
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Forceful and definite in expression or action.
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(--- Psychology) An unconscious defense mechanism characterized by refusal to acknowledge painful realities, thoughts, or feelings.
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The definition of an annihilation is the entire and complete destruction of a place, thing or group.
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(Medicine) A factor or symptom which makes the prescribed treatment inadvisable.
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A person regarded as being of no importance or significance.
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A logical operator that returns a false value if the operand is true and a true value if the operand is false.
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In U.S. history, the refusal of a state to recognize or enforce within its territory any federal law held to be an infringement on its sovereignty
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A negative image
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(Law) A solemn declaration, but not under oath: permitted to one who has conscientious objections to taking oaths
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(Idiomatic) To reposition by turning, flipping, etc. in a downward direction.
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To raise arguments against; voice opposition to.
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To deny is defined as to refuse to admit something, refuse to agree to something, refuse to acknowledge something or refuse to accept something.
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(Law) To refuse to abide by (a contract, agreement, etc.); repudiate
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To make negative:
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(Rare) To contradict or controvert; to oppose; to challenge or question the truth or validity of a given statement.
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A denial or refusal.
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To be inconsistent with; be contrary to:
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The definition of repugnant is something that is extremely offensive, contradictory or antagonistic.
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A full-page book illustration, often in color and printed on paper different from that used for text pages.
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A thin covering or coating:
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Find another word for negative. In this page you can discover 106 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for negative, like: cynical, negativism, detrimental, contradictory, pessimistic, nullifying, disavowal, abrogating, cool, electronegative and double-negative.