verb (used with object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
verb (used without object), ne·gat·ed, ne·gat·ing.
Origin of negate
Examples from the Web for self-negating
Contemporary Examples of self-negating
But “classy” is pretty much a self-negating term, especially under the circumstances.Christopher Lee and the Feeblest Sex Scandal Ever
February 11, 2011
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.