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POSITIVE





Definition:

  1. [noun] a film showing a photographic image whose tones correspond to those of the original subject

  2. [adjective] characterized by or displaying affirmation or acceptance or certainty etc.; "a positive attitude"; "the reviews were all positive"; "a positive benefit"; "a positive demand"

  3. [adjective] having a positive electric charge; "protons are positive"
    Synonyms: electro

  4. [adjective] involving advantage or good; "a plus (or positive) factor"
    Synonyms: plus

  5. [adjective] indicating existence or presence of a suspected condition or pathogen; "a positive pregnancy test"
    Synonyms: confirming

  6. [adjective] formally laid down or imposed; "positive laws"
    Synonyms: prescribed

  7. [adjective] impossible to deny or disprove; "incontrovertible proof of the defendant's innocence"; "proof positive"; "an irrefutable argument"
    Synonyms: incontrovertible, irrefutable

  8. [adjective] of or relating to positivism; "positivist thinkers"; "positivist doctrine"; "positive philosophy"
    Synonyms: positivist, positivistic

  9. [adjective] greater than zero; "positive numbers"

  10. [adjective] marked by excessive confidence; "an arrogant and cocksure materialist"; "so overconfident and impudent as to speak to the queen"; "the less he knows the more positive he gets"
    Synonyms: cocksure, overconfident

  11. [adjective] persuaded of; very sure; "were convinced that it would be to their advantage to join"; "I am positive he is lying"; "was confident he would win"
    Synonyms: convinced, confident

  12. [adjective] granting what has been desired or requested; "a favorable reply"; "a positive answer"
    Synonyms: favorable

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