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negativism (s) (noun), negativisms (pl)
The frame of mind to do or to say the opposite of what is suggested: Negativisms were all that Norman could utter regarding whether to add more rooms to his house because of the high costs it would take to achieve such extensions.
This entry is located in the following units: -ism, -ismus (page 36) neg-, ne- (page 2)