Usage examples for reacting

  1. She worked with her usual diligence the entire day almost, not taking the least notice of me, until at five o'clock when my tea came I rang for her- Perhaps it was the irritation reacting upon my sensitive wrenched nerves, but I felt pretty rotten, my hands were damp- another beastly unattractive thing, which as a rule does not happen to me- I asked her to pour out the tea. – Man and Maid by Elinor Glyn
  2. It is clear indeed that the two must largely go together, acting and reacting on each other. – Pagan & Christian Creeds Their Origin and Meaning by Edward Carpenter