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Adjective
/ˈn(y)o͞otrəl/,
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Not helping or supporting either of two opposing sides, esp. countries at war; impartial,
  1. Not helping or supporting either of two opposing sides, esp. countries at war; impartial
    • - during the Second World War, Portugal was neutral
  2. Belonging to an impartial party, country, or group
    • - on neutral ground
  3. Unbiased; disinterested
    • - neutral, expert scientific advice
  4. Having no strongly marked or positive characteristics or features
    • - the tone was neutral, devoid of sentiment
    • - a fairly neutral background will make any small splash of color stand out
  5. Neither acid nor alkaline; having a pH of about 7

  6. Electrically neither positive nor negative

Noun
  1. An impartial and uninvolved country or person
    • - he acted as a neutral between the parties
    • - Sweden and its fellow neutrals
  2. An unbiased person

  3. A neutral color or shade, esp. light gray or beige

  4. A disengaged position of gears in which the engine is disconnected from the driven parts
    • - she slipped the gear into neutral
  5. An electrically neutral point, terminal, conductor, or wire


  1. impersonal: having no personal preference; "impersonal criticism"; "a neutral observer"
  2. one who does not side with any party in a war or dispute
  3. inert: having only a limited ability to react chemically; chemically inactive; "inert matter"; "an indifferent chemical in a reaction"
  4. not supporting or favoring either side in a war, dispute, or contest
  5. possessing no distinctive quality or characteristics
  6. achromatic: having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
  7. In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, alignment is a categorization of the ethical and moral perspective of people, creatures and societies.
  8. (Neutrals) The Chonnonton or Neutrals, also known as the Attawandaron, were an Iroquoian nation of North American native people who lived near the shores of Lake Ontario and Lake Erie.
  9. (Neutrum) In linguistics, grammatical genders are classes of nouns reflected in the behavior of associated words; every noun must belong to one of the classes and there should be very few that belong to several classes at once.
  10. A nonaligned state, or a member of such a state; A person who takes no side in a dispute; An individual or entity serving as an arbitrator or adjudicator (jargon / legal); A neutral hue; The position of a set of gears in which power cannot be transmitted to the drive mechanism; An electrical ...
  11. (neutrally) In a neutral manner; evenhandedly or fairly
  12. (neutrals) Not associated with any single hue. Blacks, whites, grays, and dull gray-browns. A neutral can be made by mixing complementary hues.
  13. (Neutrals) white, gray or black
  14. (NEUTRALS) In glaze chemistry, the refractories or stabilizers which are combined with bases (fluxes) and acids (glass-formers).
  15. (Neutrals) A word used for black, white, and tints and shades of gray. (Some artists use tints and shades of brown as neutrals.)
  16. (Neutrals) Particles, objects or systems that have no electrical charge.
  17. (Neutrals) are obtained by mixing pure colors with either white or black, or by mixing two complementary colors. In color theory, neutral colors are colors easily modified by adjacent more saturated colors and they appear to take on the hue complementary to the saturated color. ...
  18. An adjective describing the belief that a stock or the market in general will neither rise nor decline significantly.
  19. Neutral refers to the common point of a Y-connected AC generator, a conductor connected to that point or to the mid-winding point of a single-phase AC generator.
  20. In electrical systems, the term used to indicate neither an excess nor a lack of electrons; a condition of balance between positive and negative charges. In chemistry, the term used to indicate a balance between acids and bases; the neutral point on the pH scale is 7. ...
  21. A secondary coffee taste characterized by the absence of a predominant taste sensation on any part of the tongue but causing a distinct parching sensation on the sides of the tongue. ...
  22. Describing an opinion that is neither bearish or bullish. Neutral option strategies are generally designed to perform best if there is little or no net change in the price of the underlying stock.
  23. Neutral is actually not a gear. When your vehicle is in neutral, the gearbox (transmission) and engine are completely disconnected. Thus, your car is able to roll freely whether the engine is on or off.
  24. Pertains to a trading range that is between daily/weekly support and resistance. In terms of trend indicator, it pertains to a situation in which the market ends a streak of consecutive closes above or below the daily or weekly trend indicator point (proprietary moving average). ...
  25. Very low acidity; bland; implying no off-tastes which can make it good for blending; describes many Brazilian Arabicas.