Positiveness

  • 1 Positiveness — Pos i*tive*ness, n. The quality or state of being positive; reality; actualness; certainty; confidence; peremptoriness; dogmatism. See {Positive}, a. [1913 Webster] Positiveness, pedantry, and ill manners. Swift. [1913 Webster] The positiveness… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 positiveness — index belief (state of mind), certainty, certification (certainness), certitude, confidence (faith) …

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  • 3 positiveness — positive ► ADJECTIVE 1) characterized by the presence rather than the absence of distinguishing features. 2) expressing or implying affirmation, agreement, or permission. 3) constructive, optimistic, or confident. 4) with no possibility of doubt; …

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  • 4 positiveness — noun see positive I …

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  • 5 positiveness — See positively. * * * …

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  • 6 positiveness — noun a) The quality of being positive; positivity b) The result of being positive Ant: negativeness …

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  • 7 positiveness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The fact or condition of being without doubt: assurance, assuredness, certainty, certitude, confidence, conviction, sureness, surety. See CERTAIN …

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  • 8 positiveness — pos·i·tive·ness || pÉ‘zÉ™tɪvnɪs / pÉ’z n. poise, confidence, state of self assurance; state of not being negative …

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  • 9 positiveness — pos·i·tive·ness …

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  • 10 positiveness — noun 1. the character of the positive electric pole • Syn: ↑positivity • Ant: ↑negativeness, ↑negativity (for: ↑positivity) • Hypernyms: ↑polarity …

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  • 11 declare with positiveness — index avouch (avow), purport Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 12 positive — positiveness, n. /poz i tiv/, adj. 1. explicitly stated, stipulated, or expressed: a positive acceptance of the agreement. 2. admitting of no question: positive proof. 3. stated; express; emphatic: a positive denial. 4. confident in opinion or… …

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  • 13 positivity — noun 1. the character of the positive electric pole • Syn: ↑positiveness • Ant: ↑negativeness (for: ↑positiveness), ↑negativity • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 14 certainty — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Confidence in being right Nouns 1. certainty, certitude, confidence, sureness, conviction, surety, assurance, faith; dead or moral certainty; positiveness, assuredness; self confidence, reliance, or… …

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  • 15 negativeness — noun 1. the character of the negative electric pole • Syn: ↑negativity • Ant: ↑positiveness, ↑positivity (for: ↑negativity) • Hypernyms: ↑polarity …

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  • 16 negativity — noun 1. (chemistry) the tendency of an atom or radical to attract electrons in the formation of an ionic bond • Syn: ↑electronegativity • Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science • Hypernyms: ↑tendency, ↑ …

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  • 17 Moris Carrozzieri — Personal information Date of birth November 16, 1980 (1980 11 16) (age 30) Place of birth …

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  • 18 confidence — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. assurance, certainty, positiveness; spirit, boldness, self reliance; communication; privacy, secret; faith, trust. See belief, courage, hope. Ant.,doubt, uncertainty. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Faith] …

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  • 19 Existence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Existence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 existence existence being entity ens esse subsistence reality actuality Sgm: N 1 positiveness positiveness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 fact fact …

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  • 20 certainty — [sʉrt′ ntē] n. [ME certeinte < OFr certaineté] 1. the quality, state, or fact of being certain 2. pl. certainties anything certain; definite act of a certainty Archaic without a doubt; certainly SYN. CERTAINTY suggests a firm, settled belief… …

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