Meaning of REACTION in English

REACTION

n. 25B6; noun

his reaction had bewildered her : RESPONSE, answer, reply, rejoinder, retort, riposte; informal comeback.

a reaction against modernism : BACKLASH, counteraction.

the forces of reaction : CONSERVATISM, the right (wing), the extreme right.

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