answer

answers

Substantiv
The speech act of replying to a question a statement (either spoken or written) that is made in reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation
  • "He wrote replies to several of his critics"
  • "I waited several days for his answer"

Synonymer

juridik
A document filed in response to a complaint, responding to each point raised in the complaint and raising counterpoints
a nonverbal reaction
  • "Their answer was to sue me"
  • "His answer to any problem was to get drunk"

Synonymer




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answer

answers

answered

answered

answering

Verb
reply or respond to
  • "We answered that we would accept the invitation"
  • "answer the question"
  • "She didn't want to answer"

Synonymer

respond to a signal
  • "answer the telephone"
give the correct answer or solution to
  • "answer a question"
understand the meaning of
  • "The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered"
give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument)
  • "The defendant answered to all the charges of the prosecution"
be liable or accountable
  • "She must answer for her actions"

Synonymer

match or correspond
  • "The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave"
be satisfactory for; meet the requirements of or serve the purpose of
  • "This may answer her needs"
react to a stimulus or command
  • "The steering of my new car answers to the slightest touch"