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Synonyms for reflexiverɪˈflɛk sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reflexive pronoun, reflexive(adj)

    a personal pronoun compounded with -self to show the agent's action affects the agent

    Synonyms:
    reflexive, reflexive pronoun

    Antonyms:
    voluntary, forward

  2. automatic, reflex(a), reflexive(adj)

    without volition or conscious control

    "the automatic shrinking of the pupils of the eye in strong light"; "a reflex knee jerk"; "sneezing is reflexive"

    Antonyms:
    forward, voluntary

  3. reflexive, self-referent(adj)

    referring back to itself

    Synonyms:
    self-referent, reflex(a), automatic, reflexive

    Antonyms:
    forward, voluntary

Editors Contribution

  1. balanced

    a person who balance (equilibrates) his thoughts.

    a judge is a very reflexive person.

    Submitted by acronimous on August 8, 2018

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. reflexive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    reflective

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

thoughtful, reflective, reflex, knee-jerk

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#2785automatic
#12135reflective
#14493thoughtful
#16146reflex
#37815reflexive

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