Definition of "reacts" []

  • (of a person or thing) to act in response to another person, a stimulus, etc, or (of two people or things) to act together in a certain way (verb)
  • To act in an opposing or contrary manner (verb)
  • To exert an equal force in the opposite direction to an acting force (verb)
  • To undergo or cause to undergo a chemical reaction (verb)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of react. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "reacts" in a sentence
  • "Then, by bringing mindful awareness to how your brain reacts to feeling threatened, you can stimulate and therefore build up the neural substrates of a mind that has more calm, wisdom and sense of inner strength."
  • "So basing your design on how you, the computer scientist, thinks/acts/reacts is faulty."
  • "Next step is to watch how Sarah Palin reacts to a piece of legislation she'll never read to see what "bogey men" she can find/create this time and then watch the White House hang her from her own petard in the process for all to see."