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a negative response
a negative opinion of her qualifications
His answer was negative.
The ad campaign actually had a negative impact on sales.
I hope the divorce won't have a negative effect on the children.
a negative attitude towards women
The article presents a rather negative view of professional sports.
Her pregnancy test was negative.
She's remained HIV negative for years.
He tested negative for drugs and alcohol.
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a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable
lit only by twilight
Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on
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Definition of negative from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.