negativ

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See also: negatív

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

negativ m

  1. (photography) negative

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈneːɡaˌtiːf/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛɡɐˌtiːf/ (variant in common speech)
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Adjective[edit]

negativ (comparative negativer, superlative am negativsten)

  1. negative (undesirable)
    Die negativen Folgen dieses Vorgehens werden jetzt deutlich.
    The negative consequences of this course of action are now becoming apparent.
  2. negative, negatory
    Die Antwort auf meine Anfrage war negativ.
    The answer to my request was negative.
  3. negative (less than zero)
    Die Multiplikation von zwei negativen Zahlen ergibt eine positive Zahl.
    Multiplying two negative numbers produces a positive number.
  4. negative (producing no evidence)
    Der Test auf Kokain hat ein negatives Ergebnis gebracht.
    The test for cocaine has produced a negative result.
  5. negative, pessimistic, not fun-loving
    Warum bist du denn heute so negativ?
    Why are you so negative today?

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin negativus

Adjective[edit]

negativ (neuter singular negativt, definite singular and plural negative)

  1. negative

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin negativus

Adjective[edit]

negativ (neuter singular negativt, definite singular and plural negative)

  1. negative

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

negativ (comparative negativare, superlative negativast)

  1. negative; of the same electric charge as an electron
  2. (of a number) less than zero
  3. negative; with a pessimistic view

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Noun[edit]

negativ n

  1. (photography) negative

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