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Definition of negative verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    negative

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈnɛɡət̮ɪv//
     
    (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they negative
     
    he / she / it negatives
     
    past simple negatived
     
    -ing form negativing
     
     
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  1. 1negative something to refuse to agree to a proposal or a request
  2. 2negative something to prove that something is not true
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: negative