Definition of 'responsive'
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All this is a far cry from the promise of a new and highly responsive GP service of a few years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The survey is a government initiative designed to make universities more responsive to students. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The cars feel more responsive and less sluggish plus each motor handles slightly differently too. The Sun (2009)He recently said that the most important factor for a successful gig was a responsive audience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was unbelievably responsive and easy to handle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The touch controls are quick and responsive. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was not wrong to hope that this arrangement might make policing more responsive to public concerns. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Modern soldiers are far less responsive to shouting than their predecessors. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is a strong argument for tuition fees that they make universities more responsive to students. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Campaigners argue that giving prisoners the right to vote would make politicians more responsive to the concerns of criminals. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The handling takes getting used to, but the controls are responsive and the action feels gritty. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The older he grows, the more responsive he becomes. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Its turbocharged engine is punchy, and the chassis is alert and responsive. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If the chipping is done properly you should end up with a quicker, more responsive car. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Charities are based on donations of money and goods and need to be highly responsive to their donors' requirements. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It forced it to consider more carefully the preferences of the average viewer, to become more responsive to viewers. The Media in Britain Today (1990)When women are free to vote and run for public office, governments are more effective and responsive to their people. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The moon is in your birth sign, giving you that special something that makes people responsive to your ideas and requests. The Sun (2011)And with less sugar in your blood, your body produces less insulin and becomes more responsive to both sugar and insulin. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)Best of all, they're highly responsive. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The is sharper, it's eager to turn in more responsive to a quick push on the to chop direction. The Sun (2008)
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Translations for 'responsive'
British English: responsive ADJECTIVE
A responsive person is quick to react to people or events and to show emotions such as pleasure and affection.
She was an easy, responsive little girl.
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