English-Norwegian translation of negative

Translation of the word negative from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

negative in Norwegian

answeradjective nektende, avvisende
  electricityadjective negativ
  mathematicsadjective negativ
  answernoun nektende [n]
  photographynoun negativ [n]
  mathematicsnoun negativ størrelse [u]
Synonyms for negative
Antonyms for negative
Derived terms of negative
Examples with translation
People with low self-esteem tend to interpret everything in a negative way.
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Definitions of negative
1. negative - a reply of denial; "he answered in the negative"
  affirmative a reply of affirmation; "he answered in the affirmative"
  denial the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
  no a negative; "his no was loud and clear"
  nay a negative; "the nays have it"
  double negative a grammatically substandard but emphatic negative; "I don't never go"
2. negative - a piece of photographic film showing an image with light and shade or colors reversed
  photographic film, film a thin coating or layer; "the table was covered with a film of dust"
1. negative - characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance; having no positive features; "a negative outlook on life"; "a colorless negative personality"; "a negative evaluation"; "a negative reaction to an advertising campaign"
  neutral having no net electric charge
  positive having a positive charge; "protons are positive"
  destructive causing destruction or much damage; "a policy that is destructive to the economy"; "destructive criticism"
  pessimistic expecting the worst possible outcome
  unsupportive not furnishing support or assistance
  quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
  counter, antagonistic incapable of harmonious association
  perverse marked by a disposition to oppose and contradict; "took perverse satisfaction in foiling her plans"
2. negative - expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial
  affirmatory, affirmative affirming or giving assent; "an affirmative decision"; "affirmative votes"
  disinclined unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval; "disinclined to say anything to anybody"
  unfavorable, unfavourable (of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose; "unfavorable winds"
  dissenting, dissentient, dissident disagreeing, especially with a majority
3. negative - less than zero; "a negative number"
  minus involving disadvantage or harm; "minus (or negative) factors"
  math, mathematics, maths a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
4. negative - not indicating the presence of microorganisms or disease or a specific condition; "the HIV test was negative"
  confirming, positive having a positive charge; "protons are positive"
  medical specialty, medicine the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries; "he studied medicine at Harvard"
  gram-negative (of bacteria) being of or relating to a bacterium that does not retain the violet stain used in Gram's method
5. negative - having the quality of something harmful or unpleasant; "ran a negative campaign"; "delinquents retarded by their negative outlook on life"
  bad feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad'); "my throat feels bad"; "she felt bad all over"; "he was feeling tough after a restless night"
6. negative - having a negative charge; "electrons are negative"
  charged of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge; "charged particles"; "a charged battery"
7. negative - reckoned in a direction opposite to that regarded as positive; "negative interest rates"
  positive having a positive charge; "protons are positive"
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