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English definition of “negative”

negative

adjective (BAD)    /ˈneɡ.ə.tɪv/ US  /-t̬ɪv/
B2 bad or harmful: The poor weather has had a very negative effect/impact on tourism.
(Definition of negative adjective (BAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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