[ in-stingk-tiv ]
/ ɪnˈstɪŋk tɪv /
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Also in·stinc·tu·al [in-stingk-choo-uhl] /ɪnˈstɪŋk tʃu əl/.
OTHER WORDS FROM instinctive
in·stinc·tive·ly, in·stinc·tu·al·ly, adverbhalf-in·stinc·tive, adjectivehalf-in·stinc·tive·ly, adverbnon·in·stinc·tive, adjective
non·in·stinc·tive·ly, adverbnon·in·stinc·tu·al, adjectivenon·in·stinc·tu·al·ly, adverbsem·i-in·stinc·tive, adjectivesem·i-in·stinc·tive·ly, adverbun·in·stinc·tive, adjectiveun·in·stinc·tive·ly, adverbun·in·stinc·tive·ness, noun
Words nearby instinctive
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Example sentences from the Web for non-instinctive
He says it is impossible because it would be a non-instinctive act, and, as is well known animals act only through instinct.Revolution and Other Essays|Jack London
British Dictionary definitions for non-instinctive
/ (ɪnˈstɪŋktɪv) /
of, relating to, or resulting from instinct
conditioned so as to appear innatean instinctive movement in driving
Derived forms of instinctiveinstinctively or instinctually, adverb
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