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synonyms for negate

  • annihilate
  • belie
  • cancel out
  • disallow
  • disprove
  • invalidate
  • neutralize
  • nullify
  • rebut
  • reverse
  • undo
  • vitiate
  • void
  • abate
  • abolish
  • abrogate
  • annul
  • blackball
  • cancel
  • controvert
  • countercheck
  • cross
  • deny
  • ding
  • dump
  • frustrate
  • gainsay
  • impugn
  • kill
  • negative
  • oppose
  • quash
  • redress
  • refute
  • repeal
  • rescind
  • retract
  • revoke
  • stonewall
  • traverse
  • break with
  • disaffirm
  • fly in the face of
  • put down
  • turn down
  • turn thumbs down
See also synonyms for: negated / negates / negating
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antonyms for negate

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  • allow
  • approve
  • do
  • help
  • permit
  • prove
  • save
  • validate
  • agree
  • aid
  • assist
  • confirm
  • corroborate
  • enact
  • establish
  • go along
  • institute
  • keep
  • legalize
  • ratify
  • sanction
  • start
  • support
  • uphold
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How to use negate in a sentence

Pittsburgh won, 18-16, after Kansas City had a successful two-point conversion attempt negated by a holding penalty on tackle Eric Fisher.
REFEREE ALREADY HAD A HISTORY WITH THE CHIEFS. THE SUPER BOWL WAS THE LATEST CHAPTER.MATT BONESTEELFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We caught some of these during manual checks, but reading through all the documents would be practically impossible and would negate the benefit of building a model in the first place.
HOW WE FOUND PRICEY PROVISIONS IN NEW JERSEY POLICE CONTRACTSBY AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICA, AND ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESSFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
On a third and four earlier in the drive, Brady was intercepted by Kansas City’s Tyrann Mathieu, but the play was negated by a holding penalty on teammate Charvarius Ward.
SUPER BOWL HIGHLIGHTS: BUCS CELEBRATE CHAMPIONSHIP, TOM BRADY WINS MVPDES BIELER, MARK MASKE, CHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That 50-50 split, however, might also negate much benefit from getting rid of the filibuster.
THE CASE AGAINST DEMOCRATS NUKING THE FILIBUSTERAARON BLAKEJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They smashed windows, toppled artifacts, rifled through senators’ private desks in search of “evidence” that would help them literally turn back the clock, negating the results of a free and fair election.
INAUGURATION DAY WAS A MILESTONE, BUT IT’S NOT THE DESTINATIONMONICA HESSEJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Bears continued to contribute to their own undoing with a defensive holding penalty that negated a sack by Khalil Mack and a pass interference penalty that gave the Saints a first down at the 1-yard line.
SAINTS ADVANCE TO SET UP A DREW BREES-TOM BRADY SHOWDOWN IN SECOND ROUNDMARK MASKEJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For environmental impacts we can’t avoid, the growing market of carbon offsets offers the promise of being able to negate our emissions.
HOW TO BUY CARBON OFFSETS THAT ACTUALLY MAKE A DIFFERENCEULA CHROBAKDECEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The Anarchistic teachings have in common only this, that they negate the State for our future.
ANARCHISMPAUL ELTZBACHER
A part of them negate law for our future; these teachings may be called anomistic.
ANARCHISMPAUL ELTZBACHER
They have this in common, that they negate the State for our future.
ANARCHISMPAUL ELTZBACHER
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integumentnoun | [in-teg-yuh-muhnt ]SEE DEFINITION