Definitions for negate

Definitions for (verb) negate

Main entry: negate, neutralise, neutralize, nullify

Definition: make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of

Usage: Her optimism neutralizes his gloom; This action will negate the effect of my efforts

Main entry: contradict, negate

Definition: prove negative; show to be false

Main entry: contradict, contravene, negate

Definition: deny the truth of

Main entry: contradict, belie, negate

Definition: be in contradiction with

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