Definition: to erase; to make inconsequential
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): cancel, nullify
Antonym(s): approve, authorize
1. Although you’re using coupons, you can easily negate your savings by purchasing items you don’t need.
2. The officer’s admiration of the suspect didn’t negate the seriousness of the criminal accusation.
3. The foolish presidential candidate believed his insincere apology would negate his bad behavior.