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1. negate

verb. ['nɪˈgeɪt'] make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of.

Synonyms

  • nullify
  • weaken
  • neutralise

Antonyms

  • close
  • abolish
  • hide
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • negatus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Negate

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  • circumnavigate
  • recriminate
  • solid-state
  • silverplate
  • remunerate
  • multistate
  • intrastate
  • interrelate
  • disinflate
  • demodulate
  • translate
  • stagflate
  • reinstate
  • procreate
  • desecrate
  • conjugate
  • commutate
  • underrate
  • tri-state
  • recreate
  • postdate
  • interstate
  • conflate
  • upstate
  • telerate
  • sumgait
  • restate
  • reflate
  • prorate

Sentences with negate


1. Verb, base form
These can often be expensive and may negate much of the

Quotes about negate


1. I had jumped off the edge, and then, at the very last moment, something reached out and caught me in midair. That something is what I define as love. It is the one thing that can stop a man from falling, powerful enough to negate the laws of gravity.
- Paul Auster, Moon Palace

2. Why do I do anything?' she says. 'I'm educated enough to talk myself out of any plan. To deconstruct any fantasy. Explain away any goal. I'm so smart I can negate any dream.
- Chuck Palahniuk, Choke

3. Today is your special day, even if today might be tomorrow to an Australian. And even though you’re not Australian, it doesn’t negate the fact that today may or may not be tomorrow.
- Jarod Kintz, American Association for the Advancement of Aardvarks Presents: Dear Natalie

2. negate

verb. ['nɪˈgeɪt'] prove negative; show to be false.

Synonyms

  • contradict
  • confute
  • invalidate
  • shew
  • establish
  • disprove
  • nullify
  • show
  • demonstrate

Antonyms

  • validate
  • disprove
  • affirm
  • disappear

Etymology

  • negatus (Latin)

3. negate

verb. ['nɪˈgeɪt'] deny the truth of.

Synonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • contradict
  • dissent
  • contravene
  • take issue

Antonyms

  • admit
  • claim
  • avow
  • lose

Etymology

  • negatus (Latin)

4. negate

verb. ['nɪˈgeɪt'] be in contradiction with.

Synonyms

  • vary
  • contradict
  • diverge
  • deviate
  • belie

Antonyms

  • allow
  • equal
  • assent
  • agreement

Etymology

  • negatus (Latin)
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