how to pronounce responsive


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The above transcription of responsive is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

responsive is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of responsive in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… department to not be responsive uh to …”

meanings of responsive


  1. Automatically resizing and repositioning elements to fit the available space.
  2. Answering, replying or responding.
  3. Responsible.
  4. Using antiphons; antiphonal.
  5. Able to receive and respond to external stimuli.
  6. Susceptible to the feelings of others.
  7. Suited to something else; correspondent.

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