mixed reaction


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

Examples of mixed reaction in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There were all these stories recalling the mixed reaction when Beyonce was on the CMAs. Chris Willman, Variety, 16 May 2024 In a statement, Donald Wagner, chairman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, expressed mixed reaction about the results. Ruben Vives, Los Angeles Times, 11 May 2024 Kim Kardashian was met with a mixed reaction from the crowd at the Tom Brady roast on Sunday night. Kimberly Nordyke, The Hollywood Reporter, 5 May 2024 During a previous episode, Colbert had joked that Prince William was having an affair and seemed to receive a mixed reaction from the audience. Tomás Mier, Rolling Stone, 26 Mar. 2024 The news resulted in a mixed reaction on social media, with some Skyline enthusiasts praising the move and others mourning the loss of their favorite Pepsi drinks, specifically Mountain Dew which many like to pair with their coneys. The Enquirer, 18 Mar. 2024 Biden White House defends strikes on Houthis amid mixed reaction at home However, according to the governments of U.S. and Israel as well as international registries that track commercial shipping movements, many of the vessels that have come under Houthi fire are not linked to Israel at all. Shannon K. Crawford, ABC News, 12 Jan. 2024 Biden White House defends strikes on Houthis amid mixed reaction at home Satisfaction is harder to find among political moderates, who account for about three in 10 Republicans and GOP leaners. Gary Langer, ABC News, 14 Jan. 2024 Henry’s plea for international aid drew a mixed reaction in Haiti, in part because past international interventions have failed to bring long-lasting stability. Amanda Coletta, Washington Post, 26 Jan. 2024

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“Mixed reaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mixed%20reaction. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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