Definition, Meaning, Synonyms & Anagrams | English word NEGATIVE


NEGATIVE

Definitions of NEGATIVE

  1. Not positive nor neutral.
  2. Damaging; undesirable; unfavourable.
  3. Of or relating to a photographic image in which the colours of the original, and the relations of left and right, are reversed.
  4. Characterized by the presence of features which do not support a hypothesis.
  5. The negative plate of a voltaic or electrolytic cell.
  6. Pessimistic; not tending to see the bright side of things.
  7. An unfavorable point or characteristic.
  8. (physics) Of electrical charge of an electron and related particles [from the 18th c.]
  9. (mathematics) Of a number: less than zero
  10. (linguistics, logic) Denying a proposition.
  11. (chemistry) Metalloidal, nonmetallic; contrasted with positive or basic.
  12. (New Age jargon, pejorative) Often preceded by emotion, energy, feeling, or thought: to be avoided, bad, difficult, disagreeable, painful, potentially damaging, unpleasant, unwanted.
  13. (slang) HIV negative.
  14. (slang) COVID-19 negative.
  15. (hyperbolic) No, not any, zero.
  16. Refusal or withholding of assents; prohibition, veto [from 15th c.]
  17. (law) A right of veto.
  18. (photography) An image in which dark areas represent light ones, and the converse. [from 19th c.]
  19. (grammar) A word that indicates negation.
  20. (mathematics) A negative quantity.
  21. (weightlifting) A repetition performed with a weight in which the muscle begins at maximum contraction and is slowly extended; a movement performed using only the eccentric phase of muscle movement.
  22. (transitive) To refuse; to veto.
  23. (transitive) To contradict.
  24. (transitive) To disprove.
  25. (transitive) To make ineffective; to neutralize, to negate.
  26. (law, signalling) No; nay.
  27. (logic) A statement that something didn’t happen or doesn’t exist.

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Number of letters

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Is palindrome

No

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