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negating

[ ni-geyt, neg-eyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF negating

Synonyms for negating

  • 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
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEGATING

On the other hand, as regards the point of allegiance, he was negating the whole established doctrine of the British constitution.

They are negating these concepts to put new ones in their place!

First of all, it is a negating of the sensible world and a going into the supersensible, a seeking of the spirit without the body.

Rudders on the Aztec compensated, she leaned slightly into the blast, negating its drift.

Nevertheless they are of considerable value in confirming, negating, or modifying the ethnographic data.

In the extremest cases the negating action aims to destroy the stimulus.

WORD ORIGIN

1795 (with an isolated use from 1620s), back-formation from negation, or else from Latin negatus, past participle of negare. Related: Negated; negates; negating.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR NEGATING

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