Negative

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If-by-whiskey
... is contingent on the questioner's opinions and use of words with strong positive or negative connotations (e.g ... terrorist as negative and freedom fighter as positive) ... A similar idiom is "all things to all people", which is often used as a negative term in politics ...
William Ernest Hocking - Negative Pragmatism
... Hocking's most important contribution to philosophy is "negative pragmatism," which means that what "works" pragmatically might or might not be true, but what ... of truth they present, but they do not denigrate negative pragmatism ... To find an inadequacy in any criterion is to invoke negative pragmatism ...
Friedrichs Extension - Examples
... Multiplication by a non-negative function on an L2 space is a non-negative self-adjoint operator ... of compact support, in symbols If for each x ∈ U the n × n matrix is non-negative semi-definite, then T is a non-negative operator ... elliptic although in general elliptic operators may not be non-negative ...
Negative - Other Uses
... Negative sign, the passive or feminine signs of the zodiac in astrology Negative space, in art, the space around or between elements of the subject Negative (policy debate) (NEG), the ...
Martingale (betting System) - Intuitive Analysis
... games, the expected value of any individual bet is negative, so the sum of lots of negative numbers is also always going to be negative ...

Famous quotes containing the word negative:

    A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)

    Coming out, all the way out, is offered more and more as the political solution to our oppression. The argument goes that, if people could see just how many of us there are, some in very important places, the negative stereotype would vanish overnight. ...It is far more realistic to suppose that, if the tenth of the population that is gay became visible tomorrow, the panic of the majority of people would inspire repressive legislation of a sort that would shock even the pessimists among us.
    Jane Rule (b. 1931)

    The negative always wins at last, but I like it none the better for that.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)