Example sentences for: instinctively

How can you use “instinctively” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • On Monday morning I wanted to thank them, but when my fingers went instinctively to the e-mail "Send" button, I wondered if e-mail was socially correct for such purposes.

  • Language, like water, tends to seek the path of least resistance—not, I think, because tongues are naturally indolent, but because their owners are instinctively efficient.

  • (Actually, Syd gets it instinctively, another way in which she's smugly annoying.)

  • Few directors are more instinctively caring, or provide for more moments of grace between characters" (Kenneth Turan, the Los Angeles Times ). The film, set in Alaska, follows two middle-aged loners (Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and David Strathairn) who engage in a tentative romance.

  • Prudie instinctively thanks wait-people for each effort expended--unless she is telling a story, in which case she pretends not to have noticed.

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