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Synonyms for negate
nɪˈgeɪt, ˈnɛg eɪt

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  1. contradict, belie, negate(verb)

    be in contradiction with

    Synonyms:
    neutralise, misrepresent, oppose, nullify, neutralize, contravene, belie, controvert, contradict

    Antonyms:
    affirm, sustain, substantiate, confirm, corroborate, support

  2. contradict, negate, contravene(verb)

    deny the truth of

    Synonyms:
    neutralise, infringe, oppose, nullify, conflict, neutralize, run afoul, contravene, belie, controvert, contradict

    Antonyms:
    support, sustain, affirm, corroborate, confirm, substantiate

  3. negate, contradict(verb)

    prove negative; show to be false

    Synonyms:
    neutralise, nullify, oppose, neutralize, contravene, belie, controvert, contradict

    Antonyms:
    substantiate, confirm, sustain, support, corroborate, affirm

  4. neutralize, neutralise, nullify, negate(verb)

    make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of

    "Her optimism neutralizes his gloom"; "This action will negate the effect of my efforts"

    Synonyms:
    waste, countervail, avoid, counterbalance, contravene, knock off, belie, annul, counteract, invalidate, neutralise, neutralize, nullify, quash, contradict, liquidate, do in, void

    Antonyms:
    corroborate, affirm, sustain, confirm, substantiate, support

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    deny, cancel, annul, nullify, invalidate

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