knee–jerk

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knee–jerk /ˈniːˌʤɚk/ adjective
knee–jerk
/ˈniːˌʤɚk/
adjective
Learner's definition of KNEE–JERK
always used before a noun [more knee–jerk; most knee–jerk]
: occurring quickly and without thought
disapproving : often reacting quickly and without thought
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