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Definition 1: a grammatically substandard but emphatic negative - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where double negative or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I don't never go

(double negative is a kind of ...) a reply of denial

"he answered in the negative"

Definition 2: an affirmative constructed from two negatives - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where double negative or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • A not unwelcome outcome

(double negative is a kind of ...) a reply of affirmation

"he answered in the affirmative"

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