Response is defined as an answer to a question.(noun)
An example of response is what happens after the question during a question and answer discussion.
The definition of response is a reaction after something is done.(noun)
An example of response is how someone reacts to an ink blot on a card.
See response in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME respounse < ML respons < L responsum, neut. of responsus, pp. of respondere: see respond
See response in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English respons
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin respōnsum
Origin: , from neuter past participle of respondēre, to respond; see respond.
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