• IPA: /ɹɪˈspɒnsɪv/


  1. answering, replying or responding
  2. able to receive and respond to external stimuli
  3. using antiphons; antiphonal
  4. susceptible to the feelings of others
  5. (GUI) automatically resizing and repositioning elements to fit the available space
  6. (obsolete) suited to something else; correspondent
    • 1725, Homer; [William Broome], transl., “Book VIII”, in The Odyssey of Homer. […], volume II, London: Printed for Bernard Lintot, OCLC 8736646 ↗:
      The vocal lay responsive to the strings.
  7. (obsolete) responsible
Antonyms Translations Translations
  • Spanish: empático

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