Adjective "negativity" definition and examples

(Negativity may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˌnɛɡəˈtɪvɪti/

Definitions and examples

noun

The expression of criticism of or pessimism about something.
  1. 'So lets have less negativity and nastiness in films and video.'
  2. 'I'm sounding like I've become a cathode - spewing negativity in every direction.'
  3. 'There's a definite theme of sorrow and negativity resulting from some sort of passion and leading to control and severity.'

More definitions

1. expressing or containing negation or denial: a negative response to the question.

2. refusing consent, as to a proposal: a negative reply to my request.

3. expressing refusal to do something: He maintained a negative attitude about cooperating.

4. prohibitory, as a command or order.

5. characterized by the absence of distinguishing or marked qualities or features; lacking positive attributes (opposed to positive): a dull, lifeless, negative character.

6. lacking in

More examples(as adjective)

"shares can be negativity."

Origin

(negative)