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negative
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The Winter's Tale
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  • If thou wilt confess,— Or else be impudently negative, To have nor eyes nor ears nor thought,—then say My wife’s a hobby-horse; deserves a name As rank as any flax-wench that puts to Before her troth-plight: say’t and justify’t.

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as in: had a negative effect Define
bad or harmful
as in: negative feedback from customers Define
to express criticism or disagreement, or (especially when talking over a radio or in a military setting) to say "no"
as in: a negative attitude Define
pessimistic or disagreeable
as in: The test came back negative. Define
did not find a condition or substance to be present
as in: a negative number Define
less than zero
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