Recoil

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Recoil->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ recoil
recoil
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reaction
reaction
retroaction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ revulsion
revulsion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ bounce
bounce
rebound
ricochet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ repercussion
repercussion
recalcitration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ kick
kick
contrecoup
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ springing back
springing back
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ elasticity
elasticity
&c. 325
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reflexion
reflexion
reflex
reflux
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reverberation
reverberation
&c.(resonance) 408
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rebuff
rebuff
repulse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ return
return
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ducks and drakes
ducks and drakes
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ boomerang
boomerang
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ spring
spring
reactionist
PARAG:Recoil->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ recoil
recoil
react
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ spring back
spring back
fly back
bounce back
bound back
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ rebound
rebound
reverberate
repercuss
recalcitrate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ echo
echo
ricochet
PARAG:Recoil->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ recoiling
recoiling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ refluent
refluent
repercussive
recalcitrant
reactionary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ retroactive
retroactive
PARAG:Recoil->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the rebound
on the rebound
on the recoil
&c.->N.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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