mixed reaction

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mixed reaction

:a variety of responses among people
  • There has been a mixed reaction to the new policy.

Word by Word Definitions

mixed play
  1. : combining characteristics of more than one kind

  2. : made up of or involving individuals or items of more than one kind: such as

  3. : made up of or involving persons differing in race, national origin, religion, or class

reaction play
  1. : the act or process or an instance of reacting

  2. : resistance or opposition to a force, influence, or movement

  3. : a response to some treatment, situation, or stimulus


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