Related to or prompted by instinct.
Driven by impulse, spontaneous and without thinking.
Of, relating to, or derived from instinct.
relating to or prompted by instinct; done without conscious thought
"an instinctive distaste for conflict"
(of a person) doing or being a specified thing apparently naturally or automatically
"he was an instinctive cook"
relating to or denoting an innate, typically fixed pattern of behaviour; based on instinct
"an instinctual survival response"
"instinctual maternal behaviour"
Of or pertaining to instinct; derived from, or prompted by, instinct; of the nature of instinct; determined by natural impulse or propensity; acting or produced without reasoning, deliberation, instruction, or experience; spontaneous.
unthinking; prompted by (or as if by) instinct;
"a cat's natural aversion to water"
"offering to help was as instinctive as breathing"