Synonyms for reflexive

Synonyms for (noun) reflexive

Synonyms: reflexive, reflexive pronoun

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

Similar words: personal pronoun

Definition: a pronoun expressing a distinction of person

Synonyms for (adj) reflexive

Synonyms: reflexive, self-referent

Definition: referring back to itself

Similar words: backward

Definition: directed or facing toward the back or rear

Usage: a backward view

Synonyms: automatic, reflex, reflexive

Definition: without volition or conscious control

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

Similar words: involuntary

Definition: controlled by the autonomic nervous system; without conscious control

Usage: involuntary muscles; gave an involuntary start

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