1. Characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance;
    Having no positive features (synset 301823738)
    "a negative outlook on life"; "a colorless negative personality"; "a negative evaluation"; "a negative reaction to an advertising campaign"
  2. Expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial (synset 300076123)
  3. Having the quality of something harmful or unpleasant (synset 301132339)
    "ran a negative campaign"; "delinquents retarded by their negative outlook on life"
  4. Not indicating the presence of microorganisms or disease or a specific condition (synset 301826365)
    "the HIV test was negative"
  5. Reckoned in a direction opposite to that regarded as positive (synset 301825842)
    "negative interest rates"
  6. Less than zero (synset 301825480)
    "a negative number"
  7. Designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions (synset 300590583)
    "negative criticism"
  8. Having a negative charge (synset 300359614)
    "electrons are negative"
  9. Involving disadvantage or harm (synset 300066276)
    "minus (or negative) factors"
  1. A reply of denial (synset 107219571)
    "he answered in the negative"
  2. A piece of photographic film showing an image with light and shade or colors reversed (synset 103822731)
  1. Vote against;
    Refuse to endorse;
    Refuse to assent (synset 202478854)
    "The President vetoed the bill"

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