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involuntary impulse

  • as inknee-jerk reaction
  • as inknee jerk
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Synonyms for involuntary impulse

noun automatic response
  • Pavlovian response
  • absence of thought
  • automatic reaction
  • gut reaction
  • involuntary impulse

More words related to involuntary impulse

knee jerk

noun. involuntary kick or reaction
  • automatic response
  • involuntary impulse
  • knee jerk reaction
  • patellar reflex
  • quadriceps reflex
  • reflex


noun. involuntary kick or reaction

knee-jerk reaction

noun. automatic response
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