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"reaction" Meaning in English

1. a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent
Part of speech : noun
Example : a bad reaction to the medicine
2. (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
Part of speech : noun
Example : there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water
3. doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like
Part of speech : noun
Example : This style of painting was a reaction against cubism.
4. an idea evoked by some experience
Part of speech : noun
Example : Their reaction to the news was to start planning what to do.
5. extreme conservatism in political or social matters
Part of speech : noun
Example : the forces of reaction carried the election
6. a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude
Part of speech : noun
Example : My reaction wasn't what it should have been, but I felt like I was put in a bad situation.
7. (mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body
Part of speech : noun
Example : every action has an equal and opposite reaction

Translation for "reaction"

reaction meaning in Spanish : reacción
  • reaction meaning in German : Reaktion
  • reaction meaning in Japanese : 反応
  • reaction meaning in Turkish : reaksiyon
  • reaction meaning in Chinese : 反应
  • reaction meaning in Arabic : رد فعل
  • reaction meaning in Polish : odczyn
  • reaction meaning in Hindi : प्रतिक्रिया
  • reaction meaning in French : réaction
  • reaction meaning in Russian : реакция
  • reaction meaning in Tamil : எதிர்வினை
  • reaction meaning in Telugu : స్పందన
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