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1. stimulus

noun. ['ˈstɪmjələs'] any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action.

Synonyms

  • discriminative stimulus
  • evocation
  • stimulant
  • negative stimulus
  • input
  • reinforcing stimulus
  • reinforcement
  • information
  • turn-on
  • positive stimulus
  • reinforcer
  • conditioned stimulus
  • cue
  • negative stimulation
  • kick
  • elicitation
  • induction
  • turnoff

Antonyms

  • depressant
  • disapproval
  • cheer

Etymology

  • stimulus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Negative Stimulus

Sentences with negative-stimulus


1. Noun Phrase
Most of their reactions consist of slowly moving away from negative stimulus.

2. Noun Phrase
Introduce a negative stimulus in response to your dog’s inappropriate urination.

2. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance; having no positive features.

Synonyms

  • quality
  • unsupportive
  • destructive
  • perverse
  • counter
  • antagonistic

Antonyms

  • supportive
  • positive
  • optimistic
  • constructive

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

3. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial.

Synonyms

  • dissenting
  • dissident
  • unfavorable
  • disinclined
  • dissentient

Antonyms

  • inclined
  • favorable
  • decriminalise
  • legalize

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

4. negative

noun. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] a reply of denial.

Synonyms

  • nay
  • double negative
  • denial

Antonyms

  • affirmative
  • yes
  • straight ticket
  • be born

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

5. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] having the quality of something harmful or unpleasant.

Antonyms

  • validate

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

6. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] less than zero.

Antonyms

  • disprove

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

7. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] having a negative charge.

Synonyms

  • electronegative
  • charged

Antonyms

  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • allow

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

8. negative

verb. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent.

Synonyms

  • veto
  • blackball
  • contradict
  • vote
  • vote down
  • vote out
  • kill
  • defeat
  • controvert
  • shoot down

Antonyms

  • add
  • begin
  • succumb
  • success

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

9. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions.

Synonyms

  • damaging

Antonyms

  • powerlessness
  • prove

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)

10. negative

adjective. ['ˈnɛgətɪv'] involving disadvantage or harm.

Synonyms

  • minus

Antonyms

  • surrender
  • refrain

Etymology

  • negativus (Latin)
  • nego (Latin)
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