Meaning of NEGATIVELY in English

ˈnegəd.ə̇vlē, -ətə̇-, -li adverb

: in a negative manner: as


(1) : by way of denial or contradiction : in the negative : on the negative side

answered negatively

with a sphere of action defined more negatively than positively — Times Literary Supplement

(2) : in a negative direction

a disk rotating negatively

(3) : in such a way as to indicate refusal or lack of agreement or of sympathy

viewed all their efforts negatively

b. : with negative electricity

negatively charged

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