responsive [ ri-spon-siv ] (previously 05-12-13)
1. responding especially readily and sympathetically to appeals, efforts, influences, etc.: a responsive government.
2. Physiology. acting in response, as to some stimulus.
3. characterized by the use of responses: responsive worship.
sympathetic, sensible, conscious, susceptible, receptive, compassionate, aware, sensitive, active, reactive, alive, awake, forthcoming, impressionable, kindhearted, open, passionate, perceptive, persuadable, sentient
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1. receptive, understanding, sympathetic.
Origin: First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English word from Late Latin word respōnsīvus. See response, -ive
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