Definition of reflex

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • reflex is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 16
  • reflex is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 16
  • reflex is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 17

Definition of reflex


  • an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. inborn reflex
    2. innate reflex
    3. instinctive reflex
    4. physiological reaction
    5. reflex action
    6. reflex response
    7. unconditioned reflex
  • without volition or conscious control (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a reflex knee jerk
    2. sneezing is reflexive

    Synonyms

    1. automatic
    2. reflexive

See definition of reflex in Merriam Webster

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