And the negativity in finance-land only compounds the issues.
We want an end to the glamorization of negativity in the media.
Participating in this tribunal rewards players while cutting down on negativity.
So maybe America would stop hearing a chorus of negativity about W.
It overcomes stereotypes and negativity, and it helps bring people together.
I have never been a person who was attracted to hate or negativity.
Ample proof, however, of the negativity of happiness is found in art, and especially in poetry.
It is from this negativity that duty lends itself to the legal idea of compulsion, and in general wears a legal garb.
I have only one quarrel with that philosophy--its negativity.
The points of maximum positivity and negativity are situated symmetrically on the opposite sides of the organ.
c.1400, "expressing denial," from Old French negatif (13c.) and directly from Latin negativus "that which denies," from negat-, past participle stem of negare "deny, say no" (see deny). Meaning "expressing negation" is from c.1500; that of "characterized by absence" is from 1560s. Algebraic sense is from 1670s. The electricity sense is from 1755.
Negative Capability, that is when a man is capable of being in uncertainties, Mysteries, doubts without any irritable reaching after fact and reason. [John Keats, letter, Dec. 21, 1817]Related: Negatively.
late 14c., "a prohibition; absence, nonexistence; opposite," from Old French negatif and directly from Latin negativus (see negative (adj.)). Meaning "a negative statement" is from 1560s. As a response, "I refuse, disagree, no," from 1945. Meaning "a negative quality" is from 1640s. In mathematics, "a negative number," from 1706. Photographic sense first recorded 1853.
negative neg·a·tive (něg'ə-tĭv)
Expressing, containing, or consisting of a negation, refusal, or denial.
Marked by failure of response or absence of a reaction.
Not indicating the presence of microorganisms, disease, or a specific condition.
Moving or turning away from a stimulus, such as light.
Relating to or designating an electric charge of the same sign as that of an electron.
A negative element in judgment; a minus: ''drove up Dukakis' negatives'' in voter surveys (1647+)