negativeness

noun
1. the character of the negative electric pole
Syn: ↑negativity
Ant: ↑positiveness, ↑positivity (for: ↑negativity)
Hypernyms: ↑polarity, ↑sign
2. characterized by habitual skepticism and a disagreeable tendency to deny or oppose or resist suggestions or commands
Syn: ↑negativity, ↑negativism
Ant: ↑positiveness, ↑positivity (for: ↑negativity)
Derivationally related forms: ↑negativist (for: ↑negativism), ↑negative, ↑negative (for: ↑negativity)
Hypernyms: ↑quality
3. an amount less than zero
Syn: ↑negativity
Ant: ↑positiveness, ↑positivity (for: ↑negativity)
Derivationally related forms: ↑negative
Hypernyms: ↑amount

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  • Negativeness — Neg a*tive*ness, Negativity Neg a*tiv i*ty, n. The quality or state of being negative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • negativeness — noun see negative I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • negativeness — See negatively. * * * …   Universalium

  • negativeness — noun The characteristic of being negative; negativity. Ant: positiveness …   Wiktionary

  • negativeness — negÉ™tɪvnɪs n. negativity, negativism; negative or bad attitude; degree to which a thing is negative …   English contemporary dictionary

  • negativeness — neg·a·tive·ness …   English syllables

  • Negativity — Negativeness Neg a*tive*ness, Negativity Neg a*tiv i*ty, n. The quality or state of being negative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • negativity — noun 1. (chemistry) the tendency of an atom or radical to attract electrons in the formation of an ionic bond • Syn: ↑electronegativity • Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science • Hypernyms: ↑tendency, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • positiveness — noun 1. the character of the positive electric pole • Syn: ↑positivity • Ant: ↑negativeness, ↑negativity (for: ↑positivity) • Hypernyms: ↑polarity …   Useful english dictionary

  • positivity — noun 1. the character of the positive electric pole • Syn: ↑positiveness • Ant: ↑negativeness (for: ↑positiveness), ↑negativity • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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