verb (used with object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
verb (used without object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
Origin of negate
OTHER WORDS FROM negatene·ga·tor, ne·gat·er, nounre·ne·gate, verb (used with object), re·ne·gat·ed, re·ne·gat·ing.self-ne·gat·ing, adjectiveun·ne·gat·ed, adjective
Words nearby negate
Example sentences from the Web for negating
In the extremest cases the negating action aims to destroy the stimulus.Criminal Psychology|Hans Gross
Nevertheless they are of considerable value in confirming, negating, or modifying the ethnographic data.The Aboriginal Population of the North Coast of California|Sherburne Friend Cook
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.Homer's Odyssey|Denton J. Snider
On the other hand, as regards the point of allegiance, he was negating the whole established doctrine of the British constitution.Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume II (of 2)|Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson
Rudders on the Aztec compensated, she leaned slightly into the blast, negating its drift.First on the Moon|Jeff Sutton