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1 positive /ˈpɑːzətɪv/ adjective
1 positive
/ˈpɑːzətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of POSITIVE
[more positive; most positive] : good or useful
opposite negative
[more positive; most positive] : thinking about the good qualities of someone or something : thinking that a good result will happen : hopeful or optimistic
opposite negative
not used before a noun : completely certain or sure that something is correct or true
[more positive; most positive] : showing or expressing support, approval, or agreement
opposite negative
: unable to be doubted : certainly true
: showing the presence of a particular germ, condition, or substance
opposite negative
mathematics : greater than zero opposite negative
: more than the amount of money spent or invested
opposite negative
technical
: containing or producing electricity that is charged by a proton opposite negative
: having more protons than electrons opposite negative
always used before a noun, informal : absolute or complete used to make a statement more forceful
2 positive /ˈpɑːzətɪv/ noun
plural positives
2 positive
/ˈpɑːzətɪv/
noun
plural positives
Learner's definition of POSITIVE
[count]
: something that is good or useful
opposite negative
: the result from a test that shows that a particular germ, condition, or substance is present
opposite negative
: a photograph that shows light and dark areas or colors as they look in real life compare negative
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