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instinctiveadjective

 us   /ɪnˈstɪŋk·tɪv/
(of behavior or actions) not thought about, planned, or learned: My instinctive reaction was to walk away to avoid an argument.
instinctively
adverb  us   /ɪnˈstɪŋk·tɪv·li/
She instinctively understood how I felt.
(Definition of instinctive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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instinctiveadjective

uk   /ɪnˈstɪŋk.tɪv/  us   /ɪnˈstɪŋk.tɪv/
instinctively
adverb uk   /ɪnˈstɪŋk.tɪv.li/  us   /ɪnˈstɪŋk.tɪv.li/
She knew instinctively that he was dangerous.
(Definition of instinctive from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “instinctive”
in Arabic غَريزي…
in Korean 본능적인…
in Portuguese instintivo…
in Catalan instintiu…
in Japanese 本能的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 本能的,直觉的…
in Turkish içgüdüsel, içten gelen…
in Russian инстинктивный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 本能的,直覺的…
in Italian istintivo…
in Polish instynktowny…
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