negative


negative

noun

Definition of NEGATIVE

1
a vote or decision against something <in the absence of an unambiguous negative from the commander, we decided to continue on the mission>
Near Antonyms pro; acceptance, approval, grace
Antonyms positive, yea, yes
2
something that is as different as possible from something else <the desire to control another person is actually the negative of real love>
Near Antonyms synonym; analogue (or analog), counterpart; carbon copy, copy, duplicate, replica
3
a feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success <the main negative of this job is that I have to get up at 4:30 a.m.>
Antonyms advantage, asset, edge, plus

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