[ ri-spon-siv ]
/ rɪˈspɒn sɪv /
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Origin of responsive
OTHER WORDS FROM responsive
re·spon·sive·ly, adverbhy·per·re·spon·sive, adjectivehy·per·re·spon·sive·ly, adverbhy·per·re·spon·sive·ness, noun
non·re·spon·sive, adjectivenon·re·spon·sive·ly, adverbqua·si-re·spon·sive, adjectivequa·si-re·spon·sive·ly, adverbun·re·spon·sive, adjectiveun·re·spon·sive·ly, adverbun·re·spon·sive·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for responsive
Consequently, many of his responses were interpreted as non-responsive or negative.Out, Proud and Loud: A GOP Nominee Breaks Boundaries|James Kirchick|February 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for responsive
/ (rɪˈspɒnsɪv) /
reacting or replying quickly or favourably, as to a suggestion, initiative, etc
(of an organism) reacting to a stimulus
Derived forms of responsiveresponsively, adverbresponsiveness, noun
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