As verbs the difference between repeal and negate
is that repeal
is to cancel, invalidate, annul while negate
is to deny the existence, evidence, or truth of; to contradict.
As a noun repeal
is an act or instance of repealing.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To cancel, invalidate, annul.
To recall; to summon (a person) again.
- to repeal a law
To suppress; to repel.
- The banished Bolingbroke repeals himself, / And with uplifted arms is safe arrived.
- Whence Adam soon repealed / The doubts that in his heart arose.
* annul, cancel, invalidate, revoke, veto
An act or instance of repealing.
To deny the existence, evidence, or truth of; to contradict.
To nullify or cause to be ineffective.
- The investigation tending to negate any supernatural influences.
To be negative; bring or cause negative results.
- Progress on the study has been negated by the lack of funds.
(computing) To perform the NOT operation on.
- a pessimism that always negates