Meaning of negate
Pronunciation: (ni-gāt', neg'āt), [key]
— v., -gat•ed, -gat•ing.
- to deny the existence, evidence, or truth of: an investigation tending to negate any supernatural influences.
- to nullify or cause to be ineffective: Progress on the study has been negated by the lack of funds.
- to be negative; bring or cause negative results: a pessimism that always negates.
- negate (Thesaurus)