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Definition of Response

Response

  1. The act of responding.
  2. An answer or reply.
  3. Reply to an objection in formal disputation.
  4. The answer of the people or congregation to the priest or clergyman, in the litany and other parts of divine service.
  5. A kind of anthem sung after the lessons of matins and some other parts of the office.
  6. A repetition of the given subject in a fugue by another part on the fifth above or fourth below.

Response Quotations

Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Viktor E. Frankl

But suppose God is black? What if we go to Heaven and we, all our lives, have treated the Negro as an inferior, and God is there, and we look up and He is not white? What then is our response?
Robert Kennedy

The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives - the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.
Norman Cousins

I was distressed that after 9/11, when the United States was attacked by terrorists, the United States' response was to attack Afghanistan, where some of the terrorists had been.
Alice Walker

The difference between average people and achieving people is their perception of and response to failure.
John C. Maxwell
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Response Translations

response in German is Antwort {f}, Antwort {f}, Reaktion {f}
response in Swedish is gensvar

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