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Negative

Pronunciation of Negative
/nˈɛɡətˌɪv/, /nˈɛɡətˌɪv/, /n_ˈɛ_ɡ_ə_t_ˌɪ_v/

Antonyms for negative:

favorable, positive, affirmative, uncharged, good, neutral.

Synonyms for negative:

Sense 1

despairing, dejected, not, bleakly, doom-laden, empty, daguerreotype, opposed, apocalyptic, photomontage, rebellious, bipolar, unadvantageous, passport photo, resistant, oppugn, Disaffirm, Whipped, fatalistic, no., defeatist, halftone.

Sense 2

contradict, film, hopelessly, cynical, candid, pinup, filmstrip, microdot, snapshot, disadvantage, gloomy, deny, pessimistic, bleak.

Sense 3

contravene, unfavorable, adverse, untoward, transparency, controvert, unsatisfactory, gainsay, hopeless.

Sense 4

broken, close up, negate.

Sense 5

Against.

Sense 6

slide.

Sense 7

print, still, traverse, dark.

Sense 8

blow up.

deny

spurn, turn down, withhold.

discouraging

unpromising.

disprove

disconfirm, disconfirming.

recantation

retraction.

reject

disavow.

Other synonyms and related words:

broken, apocalyptic, disclaim, interdict, nix, ostracize, blow up, transparency, withhold, Whipped, jaundiced, antagonistic, untoward, disconfirming, print, Against, throw out, adversary, drawback, contradict, defeatist, annul, antipathetic, candid, minus, shun, dissident, dismissive, hopeless, bleakly, counteract, hopelessly, disown, electronegative, damaging, traverse, fatalistic, oppugn, Disaffirm, unsympathetic, deselect, disconfirm, harmful, adversarial, unpromising, blackball, gainsay, controvert, halftone, despairing, cynical, forbid, downside, Incommodity, bipolar, ostracise, contravene, refute, adverse, ban, destructive, refuse, neutralize, opposed, disadvantageous, cast out, detrimental, liability, rebellious, perverse, turn down, still, microdot, proscribe, hostile, pessimistic, photomontage, repudiate, obverse, spurn, gloomy, veto, slide, inimical, deny, not, unadvantageous, invalidating, dejected, inhospitable, disbenefit, unfavorable, film, daguerreotype, snapshot, gram-negative, unsatisfactory, unfriendly, negate, dissentient, disavow, bleak, disallow, bad, mortal, backward, resistant, counter, null, close up, strike, prohibit, prejudicious, filmstrip, prejudicial, banish.

bad, contradictory (adjective)

anti, jaundiced, dissentient, gloomy, detrimental, Against, cynical, adverse, unfavorable, antagonistic, pessimistic, dissenting, contrary, invalidating, opposing.

counter-evidential (adjective)

contradictory, Disproving, counter-evidential.

electrical (adjective)

electrical, conductive, technical, electromagnetic, inductive, magnetic, electronic.

minus (adjective)

minus.

negative (adjective)

dissenting, opposing, contrary.

nonexistent (adjective)

null.

opposite (adjective)

antithetical, opposite, anti, Contra, inverse, contrary, reverse, converse, diametric.

Sense 1 (noun)

adversarial, adverse.

Sense 3 (noun)

turn down.

Sense 4 (noun)

contravene, negate, controvert, contradict, oppugn, refute, Disaffirm, gainsay, deny, traverse, repudiate.

Sense 5 (noun)

rebellious, unfavorable, opposed, Against, unadvantageous, resistant, unsatisfactory, untoward.

Sense 7 (noun)

no., not.

Sense 10 (noun)

broken, despairing, bleak, hopeless, pessimistic, dejected, fatalistic, gloomy.

Sense 11 (noun)

candid, photomontage, blow up, passport photo, microdot, close up, filmstrip, daguerreotype, halftone.

denial (noun)

retraction.

negative (noun)

bad, damaging, destructive, dissentient, disadvantageous, disconfirming, dissenting, blackball, backward, veto, dissident, harmful, dismissive, minus, perverse, counter, electronegative, antagonistic.

opposite (noun)

antithesis, antonym, negation.

pessimistic (noun)

cynical.

social (verb)

veto, blackball.

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