Origin of response
synonym study for response
OTHER WORDS FROM responsere·sponse·less, adjectivecoun·ter·re·sponse, noun
How to use response in a sentence
When a reporter asked him a question, it would often elicit a series of Jesuitical responses.
But Brinsley is unconvinced and the two trade terse responses.Alleged Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Had a Death Wish|M.L. Nestel|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The authors categorized responses that indicated a misunderstanding of possible benefit as “germs are germs” beliefs.Without Education, Antibiotic Resistance Will Be Our Greatest Health Crisis|Russell Saunders|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Along with crowds, Cereal Killer has also drawn polarizing responses from the public and the media.
“I think that responses to sexual-assault cases and allegations need to be extremely direct,” he tells me.
An approach to æsthetic pleasure is seen in the responses to rhythmic series of sounds.Children's Ways|James Sully
Her responses to a question that involved an expression of opinion was usually: "It don't make no difference to me."
The members often astonish those who know them best by their responses to their opportunities.
When she did force him to speak, his responses were so short and cold that at last the girl, too, was silent.The Shepherd of the Hills|Harold Bell Wright
I cannot speak—nor would I if I could—of the responses that eve and that song called up in my heart.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions