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negative

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adjective

answer in the negative: P. and V. οὐ φάναι, οὐ φάσκειν, ἀποφάναι.

deny: P. and V. ἀρνεῖσθαι, ἀπαρνεῖσθαι, ἐξαρνεῖσθαι; see deny.

verb transitive

not to accept: P. and V. οὐ δέχομαι, δέχεσθαι.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

nĕgātīvē, (negativus) négativement : Cassiod. Lib. litt. De rhet. arg. 3 ; Boet. Top. Cic. 5.

Latin > German (Georges)

negātīvē, Adv. (negativus), verneinend (Ggstz. affirmative), Cassiod. de dialect. p. 548 (a) ed. Garet. Boëth. in Cic. top. lib. 5. p. 359, 9 B.

Latin > English

negative ADV :: negatively; in the negative (Souter)