reaction

Synonyms and related words:
Bourbonism, Toryism, acknowledgment, action and reaction, aeromotor, affect, affection, answer, answering, antagonism, antipathy, antiphon, assumption, attitude, back answer, back talk, backchat, backlash, backset, backsliding, backward motion, backward step, backwardness, backwash, brain disease, challenge, clashing, climate of opinion, clout, collision, combative reaction, comeback, common belief, community sentiment, compensation, complaint, conceit, concept, conception, conclusion, conflict, confutation, consensus gentium, conservatism, conservativeness, consideration, contradiction, contraposition, contrariety, counteraction, counterbalance, counterposition, counterworking, crack-up, crankiness, crotchetiness, defiance, demur, die-hardism, dispute, dissent, dissentience, echo, effect, emotion, emotional charge, emotional disorder, emotional instability, emotional shade, estimate, estimation, ethos, evasive reply, experience, extreme right, extreme right wing, extreme rightism, eye, feedback, feeling, feeling tone, force, foreboding, fractiousness, friction, functional nervous disorder, general belief, gut reaction, heartthrob, idea, impact, impress, impression, imprint, insanity, interference, jet power, jet propulsion, judgment, kick, know-nothingism, laissez-faireism, lapse, lights, maladjustment, manic-depressive psychosis, mark, melancholia, mental disorder, mental illness, mind, monarchism, mystique, negativism, nervous breakdown, nervous disorder, neurosis, nonconformity, noncooperation, notion, objection, observation, obstinacy, old school tie, opinion, opposition, opposure, oppugnance, oppugnancy, paranoia, passion, passive resistance, personal judgment, personality disorder, perverseness, point of view, popular belief, position, posture, power plant, presentiment, presumption, prevailing belief, print, problems in living, profound sense, protest, psychosis, public belief, public opinion, radical rightism, ram-jet propulsion, reaction propulsion, reactionariness, reactionaryism, ready reply, rebuff, recalcitrance, recalcitrancy, recalcitration, receipt, recession, recidivation, recidivism, reciprocation, recoil, reentry, reflex, refluence, reflux, refractoriness, regress, regression, rejoinder, relapse, reluctance, remonstrance, renitence, renitency, repartee, repellence, repellency, repercussion, replication, reply, repost, reprisal, repugnance, repulse, repulsion, rescript, rescription, resistance, resojet propulsion, respondence, response, responsion, responsory, retaliation, retort, retroaction, retrocession, retroflexion, retrogradation, retrogression, retrusion, return, revenge, reverberation, revolt, rightism, riposte, rocket power, rocket propulsion, rollback, royalism, schizophrenia, sensation, sense, sentiment, setback, short answer, sight, snappy comeback, social Darwinism, social maladjustment, stance, stand, standpattism, sternway, swimming upstream, theory, thinking, thought, throwback, turbojet propulsion, ultraconservatism, uncooperativeness, undercurrent, unprogressiveness, view, way of thinking, withstanding, witty reply, witty retort, yes-and-no answer

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  • réaction — [ reaksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1690; de re et action I ♦ Sc. 1 ♦ Mécan. Force qu un corps agissant sur un autre détermine en retour chez celui ci. Principe de l égalité de l action et de la réaction (énoncé par Newton) :un corps qui exerce sur un autre une …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Reaction — Réaction Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Reaction — Re*ac tion (r[ e]*[a^]k sh[u^]n), n. [Cf. F. r[ e]action.] 1. Any action in resisting other action or force; counter tendency; movement in a contrary direction; reverse action. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) The mutual or reciprocal action of chemical …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Réaction! — Réaction ! Réaction ! Saison 1 Épisode n°16 Titre original The Peanut Reaction Code de production 116 1e diffusion aux É. U. 12 mai 2008 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Réaction ! — Réaction ! Saison 1 Épisode n°16 Titre original The Peanut Reaction Code de production 116 1e diffusion aux É. U. 12 mai 2008 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • reaction — Since the later part of the 20c reaction has been used to mean little more than ‘first impression’ or ‘initial response’: • ‘I became more and more infatuated with that image as I grew older,’ Rowan said and looked at me for some kind of reaction …   Modern English usage

  • reaction — (n.) 1610s, from RE (Cf. re ) again, anew + ACTION (Cf. action) (q.v.). Modeled on Fr. réaction, older It. reattione, from M.L. reactionem (nom. reactio), from L.L. react , pp. stem of reagere react, from re …   Etymology dictionary

  • reaction — I (opposition) noun backfire, backlash, challenge, clash, conflict, contradiction, contrariety, countertendency, differences, disagreement, disapprobation, discountenance, expression of disapproval, objection, offset, polarity, protest, rebound,… …   Law dictionary

  • reaction — [n1] response acknowledgment, answer, attitude, backfire, backlash, back talk*, boomerang*, comeback, compensation, counteraction, counterbalance, counterpoise, double take*, echo, feedback, feeling, hit, kick, kickback, knee jerk*, lip*, opinion …   New thesaurus

  • Reaction — (v. lat.), 1) so v.w. Gegenbewegung, Gegendruck, Gegenwirkung, d.h. eine rückwirkende Thätigkeit, welche überall stattfindet, wo entgegengesetzte Kräfte einander entgegen wirken u. sich ins Gleichgewicht zu setzen suchen. 2) Die Erscheinung, daß… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Reaction — Reaction, Gegenwirkung, Gegenbewegung …   Damen Conversations Lexikon

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