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reaction

noun

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action or behavior that is done in return to other action or behavior
  • we were startled by her extreme reaction to being jilted by her boyfriend

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The first known use of reaction was in 1585

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“Reaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reaction. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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