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positive
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Lord of the Flies
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as in: had a positive effect Define
good or beneficial
  • With some positive action before them, a little of the tension died.

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  • Lower interest rates positively affected home sales.
  • Lower gasoline prices have positively affected movie ticket sales.

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as in: I'm absolutely positive! Define
certain (having no doubt)
  • He had pushed the thought down and out of sight, where only some positive reminder like this could bring it to the surface.

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  • I’m positive I’ve seen her before.
  • I’m positive our team will win on Friday.

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as in: I'm absolutely positive! Define
certain (having no doubt)
as in: had a positive effect Define
good or beneficial
as in: positive feedback from my boss Define
approval or agreement
as in: a positive attitude Define
optimistic or agreeable
as in: The test came back positive. Define
found a condition or substance to be present
as in: a positive number Define
greater than zero (of a number)
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