Definition of autoresponder
- Unanswered e-mail is as big a turnoff as unanswered calls. Consider using your ISP's autoresponder to acknowledge received e-mail. It lets the visitors know their message arrived and gives you an opportunity to thank them for visiting the site.
- —Victoria Hall Smith, PC World, January 1999
auto-responseor less commonly auto response or less commonly autoresponse play \ˌȯ-tō-ri-ˈspän(t)s\ noun, plural auto-responses also auto responses also autoresponses
- You can let people know you are out of the office via greeting on your voicemail and an autoresponse to e-mail.
- —Slate Magazine, 13 Apr. 2009