verb (used with object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
verb (used without object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
- nefud desert,
- negative accommodation,
- negative amortization,
- negative base excess
Origin of negate
Examples from the Web for renegate
I am young enough to have been annoyed, and altogether eject and renegate the whole idea of political affairs.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Word Origin for negate
1795 (with an isolated use from 1620s), back-formation from negation, or else from Latin negatus, past participle of negare. Related: Negated; negates; negating.