Definition of positive:
- Sign +. ( 1) Affirmative, definite, not negative. ( 2) In laboratory technique, noting the occurrence of the reaction. ( 3) In diagnosis, noting that examination reveals the presence of an abnormal condition. ( 4) In postmortem examinations, noting that pathological changes are present.
- Expressed; explicit; absolute; express; real or existing in fact: direct; confident; dogmatic; over- confident; settled by arbitrary appointment; having power to act directly.
- What is capable of being affirmed; reality; the positive degree; a picture with the natural lights and shades restored. Positive degree, the simple state of an adjective. Positive philosophy, positivism. Positive quantity, an allirmative quantity, or one to be added.
Common misspellings for positive:
- postive (36%)
- possitive (20%)
- positve (14%)
- posative (6%)
- postitive (3%)
- posotive (2%)
- postivie (2%)
Google Ngram Viewer results for positive:
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Quotes for positive:
Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event. - Brian Tracy
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