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English Meaning(s) for 否

noun
  1. no; the noes

Definition and Synonyms for 否

Negative a reply of denial
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
No a negative
Synonyms: ノー, いいえ,
Nay a negative
Synonyms: いいえ,
Negation the speech act of negating
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
Negation a negative statement
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 否決, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
Negation a statement that is a refusal or denial of some other statement
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 否決, 打ち消し, 打ち消す

Meanings for each kanji in 否

negate; no; noes; refuse; decline; deny Kanji Details »

Categories 否 is a member of

Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Disaffirmation the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
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Denial the act of refusing to comply (as with a request)
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Negative a reply of denial
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 否

Sample Sentences for 否

The moment she saw me, she burst into tears.
No sooner had I entered the room than I noticed the smell not only of tobacco but of gas.
Hardly had he entered the room, when she burst into tears.
His answer was in the negative.
The moment she was alone she opened the letter.

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