Thesaurus / response
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
At the same time, Lois was also conscious of a lack of response, a dullness, in Theodosia.
THE WAYFARERSMARY STEWART CUTTING
But this question remained unanswered; the young girl did not dare, so to speak, to listen to the response made by her conscience.
THE KNIGHT OF MALTAEUGENE SUE
"You've made a mistake, my man," was the footman's response.
ADVENTURES OF BINDLEHERBERT GEORGE JENKINS
Height of response is thus decreased by incomplete recovery.
RESPONSE IN THE LIVING AND NON-LIVINGJAGADIS CHUNDER BOSE
There is not first a stimulus, then perception, then response; these processes are supplementary, not separate.
JOHN DEWEY'S LOGICAL THEORYDELTON THOMAS HOWARD
His hand had strayed to her beautiful shoulders, and he could feel the response of her flesh to his touch.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The point of stimulation and region of response are thus at the relatively great distance of 40 mm.
LIFE MOVEMENTS IN PLANTSSIR JAGADIS CHUNDER BOSE
Such was the response to the Indians' appeal for friendship.
They see how his buoyancy never flags, because it is all the while met with response, stimulated, liked.
There was no response until the Major shouted, "George Washington, where are you—you rascal!"
"GEORGE WASHINGTON'S" LAST DUELTHOMAS NELSON PAGE
WORDS RELATED TO RESPONSE
- can of worms
- chain reaction
- end product
- follow through
- side effect
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