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automatic response

noun as in knee-jerk


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Example Sentences

He reached out wearily with his mind in automatic response, touched and hastily withdrew.

In animals all commence at the matter-end, and by automatic response terminate in the same.

Mention has been made of the automatic response of the vocal cords to the thought of pitch.

Only the automatic response of the mechanism to the perfect vowel concept can result in a perfect vowel.

Every form of rivalry, jealousy, and intolerance finds in this feeling group its source of automatic response.

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to automatic response, such as: involuntary impulse, knee-jerk reaction, patellar reflex, quadriceps reflex, and reflex.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.