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Synonyms for negate

Synonyms for negate

to make ineffective by applying an opposite force or amount

to put an end to, especially formally and with authority

to refuse to admit the truth, reality, value, or worth of

Synonyms for negate

be in contradiction with

deny the truth of

make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of

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However, he did not negate his relationship with the child according to the law.
The recent ruling seems to negate that avenue unless there is intentional discrimination against low-income or minority Americans.
For active negation, the drivers both assert and negate the bus for higher speed operation.
We will negate the good news of Jesus and reject the New Testament admonition to sexual purity.
Other researchers stress that the retraction, published in the September Nature Medicine, doesn't negate the potential of using fused tumor and immune cells to stimulate a patient's immune system against cancer.
The declaration also brings a newly significant environmental issue to the international development table--how large-scale human conflicts severely impact the natural environment and human health in the regions where they occur, and how they negate or reverse environmental progress that may have been made.
At the same time, if the addition does not negate or cast doubt on the validity of the jurat, Form 1040 may be treated as a valid return.
Which is exactly what you need at home plate, where a mistake can negate a run or reward you with the winning tally.
Even though the section contained no specific language regarding such interests, it did not negate any substantive rights under state law, according to the IRS.
At times, Jeanene Jarvie resembled former New York City Ballet principal Maria Calegari--both are redheads; both show a reserve that doesn't negate commitment.
JanMohamed's "Negating the Negation: The Construction of Richard Wright" defines Black Boy as Wright's dialectics, in which "not only does racist society negate Wright, but he too must negate himself, at least in public" (297).
The DOL investigations do not negate an ERISA plan sponsor's right to pass appropriate administrative expenses on to the plan.
The SEC warns that resignation from the audit does not negate the auditors' obligation to furnish the report to the SEC.
This doesn't negate the validity of different points of view.
We've found that a failure to simultaneously consider changes to investment management strategies when considering design changes can negate the benefits of the change itself," said Jon Waite, Chief Actuary, SEI's Global Institutional Group and author of the paper.