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English definition of “double negative”

double negative

noun [C]  /ˈdʌb·əl ˈneɡ·ə·t̬ɪv/
the use of two negative words together in a statement that has a negative meaning , as in "I didn't do nothing."
(Definition of double negative noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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