Definition of 'kneejerk'
Example sentences containing 'kneejerk'
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Some of us are just a little bewildered by the kneejerk reaction to anything about the church.Christianity Today (2000)
Some have said that there has been a kneejerk reaction towards programming that is stifling creativity.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
But there was no need to have a kneejerk reaction to losing him.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But it's a bit of a kneejerk reaction.The Sun (2009)
That's a very kneejerk reaction.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It was a kneejerk reaction.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
With overcrowded jails badly in need of continuity and leadership across the country, this kneejerk reaction is crisis management at its worst.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
My kneejerk reaction is to share things; my kneejerk reaction is to open the door to other people and let them in.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He called on regulators to get to the bottom of the claims as quickly as possible but warned against kneejerk reactions before the full facts are known.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
At City, they do not make kneejerk reactions like that.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It's partly a kneejerk reaction to rocketing fuel bills and a desire to live sustainably, partly a return to manliness.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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