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hitei
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 否定

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. denial; negation; repudiation; disavowal
noun
  1. negation (logic)
  2. NOT operation

Definition and Synonyms for 否定

Negation a negative statement
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 否決, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
Deny declare untrue
Synonyms: 否む, 否む, 否定, 否認, 打ち消す, 抗う
Deny refuse to accept or believe
Synonyms: 否定, 否認, 打ち消す
Deny refuse to recognize or acknowledge
Synonyms: 否定
Disaffirmation the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
Synonyms: 否定, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
Negative a reply of denial
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 打ち消し, 打ち消す
Negation the speech act of negating
Synonyms: いいえ, , 否定, 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
Deny contradict
Synonyms: 否む, 否む, 否定, 否認, 打ち消す, 抗う

Meanings for each kanji in 否定

negate; no; noes; refuse; decline; deny Kanji Details »
determine; fix; establish; decide Kanji Details »

Categories 否定 is a member of

Repudiate cast off
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Disavow refuse to acknowledge
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Averment a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary)
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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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Contradict deny the truth of
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 否定

Sample Sentences for 否定

He denied having done it.
The mayor denied having taken a bribe.
This sort of structure is called a double negative, but in effect it shows affirmation.
Do you deny that you went there?
There is no denying that he is clever.

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