Meaning of REFLEX in English

REFLEX

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ fast , good , lightning , quick

He reacts with lightning fast ~es.

▪ poor

▪ automatic

▪ natural

▪ conditioned

VERB + REFLEX

▪ trigger

The rapid movement of an object close to the eye triggers an automatic ~.

▪ control

▪ hone , sharpen

The training is designed to sharpen the fighter's ~es.

▪ slow

Alcohol can slow your ~es.

▪ suppress

▪ test

The doctor tested her ~es.

REFLEX + NOUN

▪ action , response

Almost as a ~ action, I grab my pen as the phone rings.

PREPOSITION

▪ by ~

Almost by ~, he helped himself to a drink.

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