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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A happening in response to some other happening or force.

Usage examples (42)
  • What life means to us is determined not so much by what life brings to us as by the attitude we bring to life; not so much by what happens to us as by our reaction to...
  • He was pleased by the audience's reaction to his performance
  • John feared his mother's reaction when she saw the broken lamp
  • A bad reaction to the medicine for more
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