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response

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of response

  1. 1 action or behavior that is done in return to other action or behavior <my response to my first boxing defeat was to train even harder> Synonyms answer, reply, reaction, takeRelated Words backlash, kickback; rebound; recoil, reflex; revulsion, rise; counterreaction, counterresponseNear Antonyms action, behavior; cause, effect

  2. 2 something spoken or written in reaction especially to a question <the real estate office's unhelpful response to my question about what houses in the area are renting for> Synonyms comeback, rejoinder, replication, reply, answer, retort, returnRelated Words back talk, banter, persiflage, repartee; acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), comment, communication, correspondence, feedback, non sequitur, observation, reaction, remark; defense, explanation, justification, plea, rebuttal, refutationNear Antonyms challenge, charge, cross-examination, grilling, interrogation, interrogatory, quiz; poll, questionnaire, surveyAntonyms inquiry, query, question




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