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Word

Negative

How many syllables?

3 Syllables

How it's divided?

neg-a-tive

Definition

  • a. - Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing assent; as, a negative answer; a negative opinion; -- opposed to affirmative.
  • a. - Not positive; without affirmative statement or demonstration; indirect; consisting in the absence of something; privative; as, a negative argument; a negative morality; negative criticism.
  • a. - Asserting absence of connection between a subject and a predicate; as, a negative proposition.
  • a. - Of or pertaining to a picture upon glass or other material, in which the lights and shades of the original, and the relations of right and left, are reversed.
  • a. - Metalloidal; nonmetallic; -- contracted with positive or basic; as, the nitro group is negative.
  • n. - A proposition by which something is denied or forbidden; a conception or term formed by prefixing the negative particle to one which is positive; an opposite or contradictory term or conception.


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