What is another word for negativeness?

39 synonyms found


[ nˈɛɡətˌɪvnəs], [ nˈɛɡətˌɪvnəs], [ n_ˈɛ_ɡ_ə_t_ˌɪ_v_n_ə_s]

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How to use "Negativeness" in context?

Often times, when people are feeling down, they might tend to focus on the negative aspects of their life. For example, they might think about all the things that have gone wrong lately or they might obsess about the negative ideas that they have about themselves. This behavior is often referred to as "cognitive dissonance". Cognitive dissonance occurs when people's beliefs or attitudes don't match up with their actions or behavior. When people have a lot of cognitive dissonance, it can be really difficult for them to feel happy and contented.

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