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  1. negative:
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  3. User Contributed Translations for negative:
    • negatieve


Detailed Translations for negative from English to Dutch


negative adj

  1. negative

negative [the ~] noun

  1. the negative
    het negatief
  2. the negative (denial; negation)
    de ontkenning; de loochening

Translation Matrix for negative:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
loochening denial; negation; negative
negatief negative
ontkenning denial; negation; negative
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- blackball; veto
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
negatief negative complaining
ontkennend negative
- damaging; disconfirming; electronegative; minus; negatively charged

Related Words for "negative":

  • negativeness, negatives, negatively

Synonyms for "negative":

Antonyms for "negative":

Related Definitions for "negative":

  1. involving disadvantage or harm1
    • minus (or negative) factors1
  2. expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial1
  3. having a negative charge1
    • electrons are negative1
  4. designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions1
    • negative criticism1
  5. having the quality of something harmful or unpleasant1
    • ran a negative campaign1
    • delinquents retarded by their negative outlook on life1
  6. characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance; having no positive features1
    • a negative outlook on life1
    • a colorless negative personality1
    • a negative evaluation1
    • a negative reaction to an advertising campaign1
  7. less than zero1
    • a negative number1
  8. reckoned in a direction opposite to that regarded as positive1
    • negative interest rates1
  9. not indicating the presence of microorganisms or disease or a specific condition1
    • the HIV test was negative1
  10. a piece of photographic film showing an image with light and shade or colors reversed1
  11. a reply of denial1
    • he answered in the negative1
  12. vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent1

Wiktionary Translations for negative:

  1. mathematics: less than zero
  2. of electrical charge
  3. not positive or neutral
  1. ontkennend, afwijzend
  1. een in het kader van een fotografisch procédé ontwikkelde plaat of film met een lichtgevoelige laag, waarop de lichtwaarden omgekeerd zijn t.o.v. de werkelijkheid

Cross Translation:
negative negatief négatif — Physique
negative negatief strictement négatif — (mathématiques) moins de zéro.

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