Definitions for knee jerk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word knee jerk
knee jerk, knee-jerk reflex, patellar reflex(noun)
a reflex extension of the leg resulting from a sharp tap on the patellar tendon
emotional and predictable; -- of certain people and their reactions to events.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It says this, they're knee-jerk supporters of the President's policy.
The only thing worse than a knee-jerk liberal is a knee-pad conservative.
It is likely there will be some knee-jerk reaction to prices post the OPEC meeting.
I think it was more of a knee-jerk reaction because of the substantial build (of oil stocks) at Cushing.
The sell-off was overdone, i think it was more of a knee-jerk reaction because of the substantial build (of oil stocks) at Cushing.
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