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Antonyms for react

affect, behave, cause, draw, effect, act.

Quotes of react

  1. I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 96% how I react to it. – Scipio Africanus
  2. You have to suspend disbelief a little bit to buy into your situation and to the story and to how the character will react You have to tweak your credibility a little bit, is basically what it comes down to. – Richard Dean Anderson
  3. How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours. – Wayne Dyer
  4. If you can react the same way to winning and losing, that's a big accomplishment. That quality is important because it stays with you the rest of your life, and there's going to be a life after tennis that's a lot longer than your tennis life. – Chris Evert
  5. But I still serve pretty big and that's one of my biggest weapons, so if my shoulder holds up and I can count on it, I can win a few matches and then you never know how the other guys are going to react to the fatigue and the length of the matches. – Guy Forget
  6. Ultimately it's a leap of faith and a leap of imagination to put yourself back in time into those conditions and situations and see how you would react – Derek Jacobi
  7. In London, the weather would affect me negatively. I react strongly to light. If it is cloudy and raining, there are clouds and rain in my soul. – Jerzy Kosinski
  8. He who feels compelled to consider the consequences of these facts cannot but realize that the specific sensibility of nerves for certain impressions is not enough, since all nerves are sensitive to the same cause but react to the same cause in different ways. – Johannes P. Muller
  9. That's a big deal for kids, when they come into the kitchen and the teacher is drinking coffee with mom. They react differently on the next day when you say: 'Sit down and shut -up!' – Ed O'Neill
  10. Fashion is a tool... to compete in life outside the home. People like you better, without knowing why, because people always react well to a person they like the looks of. – Mary Quant
  11. I can't control how people are going to react I try not to worry about what I can't control. – Aidan Quinn
  12. When I don't feel free and can't do what I want I just react I go against it. – Keanu Reeves
  13. Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. – Charles R. Swindoll
  14. Charge forward with hope and get the best medical advice you can. Talk to your friends, neighbors, family, and together you attack it. We can't always control what happens to us, but we can always control how we react to it. – Robert Urich

Usage examples for react

  1. Even the free- thinking Jew must unconsciously react to the promptings of this vast and ancient ambition. – Secret Societies And Subversive Movements by Nesta H. Webster
  2. They do not react to commands from your computer. – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  3. Some psychologists stress them as instincts; others as capacities, but they have all pretty generally agreed that under certain stimuli there are natural tendencies to react – Principles of Teaching by Adam S. Bennion
  4. What we are to dwell upon is the idea of an Infinite Power producing the happiness we desire, and because this Power is also the Forming Power of the universe trusting it to give that form to the conditions which will most perfectly react upon us to produce the particular state of consciousness desired. – The Creative Process in the Individual by Thomas Troward
  5. It was a difficult situation, calling out all my tact, yet I faced it with a firmness which was later to react to my advantage in ways I did not yet dream of. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  6. In like manner, a number of human beings react in a very different way from these same beings in isolation. – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  7. It is the imagination which enables the poet to give away his own consciousness in dramatic poetry to his characters, in narrative to his language, so that they react upon us with the same original force as if they had life in themselves. – The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays by James Russell Lowell
  8. In Friendship you but mention a possible charity, visit, or new church carpet, and the enthusiasm will react on the possibility, and the thing be done. – Friendship Village by Zona Gale
  9. Does Mantelish have any idea why Repulsive is the only plasmoid known to which our ring detectors don't react – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  10. She knew that to refuse him, to follow her first impulses, would hurt him; and that would react would hurt her, for her devotion was that sort which would go to any length to make the man of her heart happier. – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  11. Every day I swore I would react against it. – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  12. This deliberate attempt to crush genius would inevitably react on itself. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. In the silence which received his cry he gave way, and yet he desired to react against this desolation, endeavoured to escape from his despair; he prayed, and had again that very precise sensation that his petitions did not carry, were not even heard. – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  14. Now how in the world did that come to react upon his mind as a pleasant thing? – Command by William McFee
  15. A man very tender of heart, sensitive and intensely imaginative, he could not react as calmly as Cecil himself did to what both believed the probability of the latter's imprisonment. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  16. How would Douglas react to these world movements? – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  17. But if I'd been hungry for a couple of years, and was despised to boot by the people who kept me hungry, I suppose I might react the same way. – This World Is Taboo by Murray Leinster
  18. A dog cannot choose to react as a mouse would react – Anything You Can Do ... by Gordon Randall Garrett
  19. They are always making blunders which other people have to suffer for, and which react upon themselves. – The-New-McGuffey-Fourth-Reader by McGuffey, William Holmes
  20. We know enough, indeed, to assure ourselves that a great war would mean economic ruin, that even a distant war between two foreign countries, such as Turkey and Italy, or Turkey and Bulgaria, will probably react unfavourably on our own trade. – Personality in Literature by Rolfe Arnold Scott-James

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