Antonyms for



Antonyms of noun positive


Antonyms of adj positive

10 of 11 senses of positive

Sense 1:
positive (vs. negative) (vs. neutral)

negative (vs. neutral) (vs. positive)
antagonistic, counterperverseneutral (vs. positive) (vs. negative)
neutralized, neutralisedviewless
Sense 2:
convinced(predicate), positive(predicate), confident(predicate)

INDIRECT (VIA certain, sure) -> uncertain, unsure, incertain
INDIRECT (VIA certain, sure) -> uncertain, unsure, incertain

Sense 3:
plus, positive

INDIRECT (VIA advantageous) -> disadvantageous

Sense 4:
positive (vs. negative), confirming

negative (vs. positive), disconfirming
Gram-negative
Sense 5:
positive, prescribed

INDIRECT (VIA formal) -> informal

Sense 6:
incontrovertible, irrefutable, positive

INDIRECT (VIA undeniable) -> deniable

Sense 8:
positive (vs. negative)

negative (vs. positive)

Sense 9:
positive

INDIRECT (VIA plus) -> minus

Sense 10:
positive, electropositive, positively charged

INDIRECT (VIA charged) -> uncharged

Sense 11:
cocksure, overconfident, positive

INDIRECT (VIA confident) -> diffident, shy, timid, unsure
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