Antonyms for negating

Grammar : Verb
Spell : ni-geyt, neg-eyt
Phonetic Transcription : nɪˈgeɪt, ˈnɛg eɪt

Definition of negating

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.
  • verb contradict, countermand
Example sentences :
  • On the other hand, as regards the point of allegiance, he was negating the whole established doctrine of the British constitution.
  • Extract from : « Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume II (of 2) » by Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson
  • They are negating these concepts to put new ones in their place!
  • Extract from : « The Ego and His Own » by Max Stirner
  • 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.
  • Extract from : « Homer's Odyssey » by Denton J. Snider
  • Rudders on the Aztec compensated, she leaned slightly into the blast, negating its drift.
  • Extract from : « First on the Moon » by Jeff Sutton
  • Nevertheless they are of considerable value in confirming, negating, or modifying the ethnographic data.
  • Extract from : « The Aboriginal Population of the North Coast of California » by Sherburne Friend Cook
  • In the extremest cases the negating action aims to destroy the stimulus.
  • Extract from : « Criminal Psychology » by Hans Gross

Synonyms for negating

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