negativism definition

  • noun:
    • A habitual attitude of skepticism or opposition towards the suggestions, sales, or directions of other individuals.
    • Behavior characterized by persistent refusal, without obvious or reasonable explanations, to do something on or execute suggestions, instructions, or directions of others.
    • A persistent cynical or skeptical attitude.
    • A stubborn tendency to do the reverse of just what a person is asked.
    • The stand-point assumed, or even the views held, by a negationist.
    • described as habitual skepticism and a disagreeable tendency to reject or oppose or withstand recommendations or instructions

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