response

Synonyms and related words:
Agnus Dei, Benedicite, ESP, Gloria, Gloria Patri, Gloria in Excelsis, Introit, Magnificat, Miserere, Nunc Dimittis, Te Deum, Trisagion, Vedic hymn, acknowledgment, action and reaction, affect, affection, alleluia, anacrusis, answer, answering, anthem, antiphon, antiphonal chanting, antiphony, argument, automatic reaction, autonomic reaction, awareness, back answer, back talk, backchat, backlash, backwash, bass passage, bounceback, bourdon, bridge, burden, cadence, canticle, caring, chant, chorale, chord, chorus, clout, coda, comeback, commerce, communication, communion, concern, congress, connection, consciousness, contact, conversation, converse, correspondence, counterstatement, dealing, dealings, defense, demurrer, denial, development, division, doxology, echo, effect, emotion, emotional charge, emotional shade, empathy, evasive reply, exception, exchange, experience, exposition, feedback, feeling, feeling tone, fellow feeling, figure, folderol, force, foreboding, gut reaction, hallelujah, harmonic close, heartthrob, hosanna, hymn, hymn of praise, hymnody, hymnography, hymnology, identification, impact, impress, impression, imprint, information, interaction, interchange, intercommunication, intercommunion, intercourse, interlude, intermezzo, interplay, introductory phrase, involvement, laud, linguistic intercourse, mantra, mark, measure, message, motet, movement, musical phrase, musical sentence, objection, offertory, offertory sentence, ornament, paean, part, passage, passion, pathos, percept, perception, period, phrase, plea, pleading, predictable response, presentiment, print, profound sense, psalm, psalmody, reaction, ready reply, rebuttal, receipt, recoil, reflection, reflex, reflex action, refluence, reflux, refrain, refutation, rejoinder, relating, repartee, repercussion, replication, reply, report, repost, rescript, rescription, resolution, respond, respondence, response to stimuli, responsion, responsiveness, responsory, responsory report, retort, retroaction, return, reverberation, revulsion, riposte, rise, ritornello, section, sensation, sense, sense impression, sense perception, sensory experience, sentiment, sharing, short answer, snappy comeback, social intercourse, speaking, special demurrer, special pleading, speech, speech circuit, speech situation, stanza, statement, statement of defense, strain, sympathetic chord, sympathetic response, sympathy, tailpiece, talking, telepathy, touch, traffic, truck, tutti, tutti passage, two-way communication, undercurrent, unthinking response, variation, verse, versicle, vibes, vibrations, witty reply, witty retort, yes-and-no answer

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  • response — re‧sponse [rɪˈspɒns ǁ rɪˈspɑːns] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] something done as a reaction to something that has happened: • The company s difficulties have touched off widely differing responses among its five largest shareholders. response… …   Financial and business terms

  • response — Response, Responsum, Responsio. Response doubteuse, Responsum medium. Avoir response, Responsum ferre. Bailler response, Responsum dare. Donner response sur le champ, In numerato habere responsum. Faire response, Dare responsum. Rapporter… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Response — steht für: Response, das Verhalten eines Menschen infolge von aufgenommenen Reizen, siehe Reiz Reaktions Modell Response, die Reibung der Schnur an der Innenseite eines Yo Yos Response (Judentum), rechtliche Anfragen an eine jüdische halachische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Response — Re*sponse (r?*sp?ns ), n. [OF. response, respons, F. r[ e]ponse, from L. responsum, from respondere. See {Respond}.] 1. The act of responding. [1913 Webster] 2. An answer or reply. Specifically: (a) Reply to an objection in formal disputation. I …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • response — I noun acknowledgment, answer, antiphon, countercharge, counterstatement, explanation, plea, reaction, rebuttal, rejoinder, replication, reply, respondence, responsal, retort, return, riposte, surrebutter, surrejoinder II index acknowledgment… …   Law dictionary

  • response — Response. s. f. Ce qu on respond. Bonne, pertinente réponse. réponse positive, precise. réponse favorable, sotte, impertinente, ridicule. méchante réponse. cette réponse ne satisfait pas. cette réponse est categorique, n est pas categorique.… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • response — c.1300, from L. responsum answer, prop. neut. pp. of respondere to respond (see RESPOND (Cf. respond)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • response — answer, reply, rejoinder, retort (see under ANSWER vb 1) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • response — [n] answer, reaction acknowledgment, antiphon, back talk*, comeback, counter, double take*, echo, feedback, hit, kickback*, knee jerk reaction*, lip*, rejoinder, reply, respond, retort, return, reverberation, riposte, sass*, snappy comeback*,… …   New thesaurus

  • response — ► NOUN 1) an instance of responding; an answer or reaction. 2) an excitation of a nerve impulse caused by a change or event …   English terms dictionary

  • response — [ri späns′] n. [ME respounse < ML respons < L responsum, neut. of responsus, pp. of respondere: see RESPOND] 1. something said or done in answer; reply or reaction 2. Eccles. a) a word or words used in replying to or affirming a prayer,… …   English World dictionary

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