answer in the negative


answer in the negative
answer/respond/reply in the negative
to give an answer of 'no': »

Issuers that do not have a CUSIP number should answer Question 8 in the negative.

Main Entry: negative

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • answer/respond/reply in the negative — ► to give an answer of no : »Issuers that do not have a CUSIP number should answer Question 8 in the negative. Main Entry: ↑negative …   Financial and business terms

  • reply in the negative — answer/respond/reply in the negative ► to give an answer of no : »Issuers that do not have a CUSIP number should answer Question 8 in the negative. Main Entry: ↑negative …   Financial and business terms

  • respond in the negative — answer/respond/reply in the negative ► to give an answer of no : »Issuers that do not have a CUSIP number should answer Question 8 in the negative. Main Entry: ↑negative …   Financial and business terms

  • respond/reply in the negative — answer/respond/reply in the negative ► to give an answer of no : »Issuers that do not have a CUSIP number should answer Question 8 in the negative. Main Entry: ↑negative …   Financial and business terms

  • in the negative — adverb (or adjective) 1. : in favor of or with the effect of rejection or refusal the vote was wholly in the negative 2. : with a negative answer invited her to go but she answered in the negative * * * in the negative …   Useful english dictionary

  • Negative — Neg a*tive (n[e^]g [.a]*t[i^]v), a. [F. n[ e]gatif, L. negativus, fr. negare to deny. See {Negation}.] 1. Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing assent;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • negative electricity — Negative Neg a*tive (n[e^]g [.a]*t[i^]v), a. [F. n[ e]gatif, L. negativus, fr. negare to deny. See {Negation}.] 1. Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Negative eyepiece — Negative Neg a*tive (n[e^]g [.a]*t[i^]v), a. [F. n[ e]gatif, L. negativus, fr. negare to deny. See {Negation}.] 1. Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Negative quantity — Negative Neg a*tive (n[e^]g [.a]*t[i^]v), a. [F. n[ e]gatif, L. negativus, fr. negare to deny. See {Negation}.] 1. Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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