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Another word for spontaneous

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Adjective
  1. Acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning

    See also:

    planned

  2. Done by one's own choice

    See also:

    willing

  3. Unconstrained by rigid standards or ceremony

    See also:

    tighten

    plain

Another word for spontaneous

Synonym Study

  • Automatic suggests an unvarying, machinelike reaction to a given stimulus or situation an automatic response
  • Involuntary refers to that which is done without thought or volition, as a reflex action an involuntary scowl, an involuntary flicker of the eyelid
  • Instinctive suggests an immediate, unwilled response to a stimulus, as if prompted by some natural, inborn tendency he took an instinctive liking to her
  • Impulsive applies to that which is prompted by some external incitement or sudden inner inclination rather than by conscious rational volition an impulsive retort
  • Spontaneous applies to that which is done so naturally that it seems to come without prompting or premeditation a spontaneous demonstration