There are 2 translations of positive in Spanish:

positive1

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːzətɪv; ˈpɒzɪtɪv/

adj

  • 2 2.1 (constructive) [attitude] positivo; [criticism] constructivo that's not the attitude, try positive thinking cambia de actitud, intenta ser más positivo look on the positive side mira lo positivo or el lado positivo positive discrimination (BrE) discriminación (f) positiva 2.2 (for the good) [influence/development] positivo a positive experience una experiencia positiva
  • 3 (definite) there is no positive evidence no hay pruebas concluyentes or definitivas or fehacientes the group still lacks a positive identity al grupo todavía le falta una identidad definida it was the first positive sighting in the area fue la primera vez que categóricamente or decididamente se lo avistó en la región
  • 4 (absolute) (before n) auténtico, verdadero it's a positive disgrace es una auténtica or verdadera vergüenza
  • 5 5.1 (decisive) categórico she's very positive in her likes and dislikes es muy categórica en sus preferencias what we need is positive leadership lo que necesitamos es un liderazgo firme 5.2 (sure) [colloquial/familiar] (pred) are you sure? — positive ¿estás seguro? — segurísimo or más que seguro I'm positive I've met him before estoy segurísima de que lo conozco she was positive about the date/having seen him estaba muy segura de la fecha/de haberlo visto

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There are 2 translations of positive in Spanish:

positive2

n

  • 1 u (constructive element) the positive lo positivo, los aspectos positivos
  • 2 c 2.1 [Phot] positivo (m) 2.2 c [Math] only one of these values is a positive solo uno de estos valores es positivo 2.3 c [Ling] positivo (m)

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Word of the day anteojeras
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blinders (US), blinkers (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.