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Definitions and Synonyms of startle reaction | Another word for startle reaction | What is startle reaction?

Definition 1: a complicated involuntary reaction to a sudden unexpected stimulus (especially a loud noise); involves flexion of most skeletal muscles and a variety of visceral reactions - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for startle reaction in the sense of this definition

(startle reaction is a kind of ...) a sudden involuntary movement

"he awoke with a start"

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