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kneejerk

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishkneejerkknee‧jerk /ˈniːdʒɜːk $ -dʒɜːrk/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 to react to a situation too quickly, usually by saying or doing something without thinking properly about it→ See Verb table
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Verb table
kneejerk
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theykneejerkkneejerking
he, she, itkneejerkskneejerking
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theykneejerkedkneejerking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave kneejerked
he, she, ithas kneejerked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad kneejerked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill kneejerk
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have kneejerked
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