Translation of negative in Spanish:
- you're too negativeeres demasiado negativothe blood test was negativeel análisis de sangre dio negativonegative film negative imageimagen (feminine) en negativoExample sentences
- The records of her transaction, and loan would have been available and in their absence I draw a negative inference.
- 1 1.1 (word, particle) put this sentence into the negativepon esta frase en negativo1.2 (no) he answered in the negativecontestó negativamente or que no
contestó con una negativaExample sentences
- The Court answered that question in the negative (with Judge Bauer dissenting).
- RBC has bitten the bullet, and answered my question in the negative; he thinks he'd still be free, and wouldn't complain.
- It provides an answer to this question in the negative.
- Hence the perceived strangeness of They could give a damn, which has no overt negative, but means the same thing as the same phrase with a negative.
- A penchant for sentences with multiple negatives is one of the things that make jury instructions notoriously hard to understand.
- Re-reading P G Wodehouse's The Code of the Woosters the other day reminded me of the many words in English which are the negatives of words whose positive forms are now obsolete or rare.
- 2 (Photography)Example sentences
- Up until this point I have been using Kodak film and having my negatives printed off and enlarging and framing them.
- Sugiura often uses the photogram as a paper negative to print a positive, in which the subject becomes a black silhouette.
- The photographer then contact prints negatives onto the platinum paper, which means the negative is put into direct contact with the paper as it is exposed by the enlarger.
- 3 (Electricity)polo (masculine) negativoExample sentences
- Welding is done with direct current, electrode negative (straight polarity).
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