Examples of react in a Sentence
When I told her what happened, she reacted with anger.
I didn't expect him to react that way.
The firefighters reacted quickly when they heard the alarm.
He reacted badly to the drug.
Recent Examples of react from the Web
The film Academy, the institution central to Weinstein’s identity as an Oscar kingmaker, rarely reacts as quickly to an unfolding news story, and has a history of separating its members’ work from their behavior.
So much theatrical happens in the piece, verging on aural cartooning, that some in the audience took Baker’s announcement as part of the composition, reacting with chuckles.
The yield spread between Spanish and German 10-year bond yields has remained steady, at just under 1.2 percentage points, while the euro has barely reacted at all.
What's interesting is to note how children react, perhaps unconditioned to the fear of breaking glass at this point.
Valentine’s team then spritzed in a small amount of iron atoms, which diffused through the PEG, with each iron atom reacting with multiple catechols, adding a second network of links.
How the group ultimately reacts—or doesn’t—will likely be viewed through the lens of its ongoing diversity drive, which includes a pledge to double the number of women members between 2016 and 2020.
Jason Aldean and Jake Owen, both of whom were on stage at the time of the shootings, reacted on social media, calling for prayers for Las Vegas.
But in Iceland, volcanic rocks known as basalt are found all across the island, and carbon dioxide reacts relatively quickly with this type of rock to create carbonate rocks.
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- Firefighters reacted quickly to the situation.
- Workers reacted against unfair treatment.
- Acids react with bases to form salt.
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