To see details on the word
please enable javascript.

as in:  negative feedback from customers

The responses to my plan were negative.
  to express criticism or disagreement, or (especially when talking over a radio or in a military setting) to say "no"
 Mark word for later review on this computer
negative negatively negativeness negativity negativism
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary -®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Comprehensive Dictionary (Oxford® US)
Dictionary List - OneLook®
  • The responses to my plan were negative.
  • We’re getting a lot of negative feedback about the proposed changes.
  • The candidate ran a negative campaign.
  • "Are we cleared for landing?" "Negative. The runway is not clear."

  • Show more
  • (Shaking his head negatively but gently) No.
    Lorraine Hansberry  --  A Raisin in the Sun
  • "I hate romance," said Flora out loud to herself. She liked the way the words sounded. She imagined them floating above her in a comic-strip bubble; it was a comforting thing to have words hanging over her head. Especially negative words about romance.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   negative [2]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Home . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading