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Synonyms for answer

acknowledge

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pick up

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fit

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defend yourself against

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defence

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answer for something: be responsible for

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  • be responsible for
  • be to blame for
  • be liable for
  • be accountable for
  • take the rap for
  • be answerable for
  • be chargeable for

answer for something: pay for

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  • pay for
  • suffer for
  • atone for
  • make amends for

answer someone back

answer to someone

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  • be responsible to
  • obey
  • work under
  • be ruled by
  • be managed by
  • be subordinate to
  • be accountable to
  • be answerable to

Synonyms for answer

something spoken or written in return, as to a question or demand

something worked out to explain, resolve, or provide a method for dealing with and settling a problem

to speak or act in response, as to a question

to meet a need or requirement

to supply fully or completely

Synonyms for answer

a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation

a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem

the principal pleading by the defendant in response to plaintiff's complaint

a nonverbal reaction

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respond to a signal

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give the correct answer or solution to

understand the meaning of

give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument)

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be liable or accountable

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match or correspond

be satisfactory for

react to a stimulus or command

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Answer recently announced the first in a series of new offerings with its launch of customer ratings and reviews on its website, giving Answer Financial customers a unique online insurance shopping experience where they can compare personalized quotes, customer ratings and reviews, and financial strength for multiple insurance companies side-by-side before buying a policy directly from Answer.
Check out your answer again to make sure it is correct.
Second, employees who are properly compelled to answer work-related questions may nevertheless refuse.
At first, neighboring elements get very different answers, but with each new attempt they change the way they process incoming information, until finally their answers match up.
The results show that the reliability of the answer assessment method described in this paper is high.
NEW YORK, February 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Answers Corporation , creator of Answers.
Even though they have a team, they want one individual's answer.
For nearly four years, the Answerbag community has shared and vetted knowledge that's created a structured database of 100,000 unique questions and yielded 300,000 answers that are organized into 3500 categories covering hundreds of verticals, including Health, Autos and Real Estate.
This summer, Answer Financial is moving its corporate offices to a building on Ventura Boulevard in Encino.
Sometimes a tax question is unanswerable, but the tax practitioner is nevertheless obligated to provide an answer.
In contrast, result checking provides a way of determining whether a program, given a certain input, produces the correct answer for that particular input.
The company launches Community Answer program to support volunteer efforts with local non-profit organizations
AnswerTips gives users an even quicker snapshot of the answer, right on their desktop.
com/info/unicef/, to answer questions from film, TV, music and sports stars about their thoughts on children's survival issues such as providing access to safe drinking water, insecticide-treated bed-nets to fight malaria, immunizations for childhood diseases like measles and tetanus, and preventing HIV/AIDS.
They will be able to text questions from their seat-back television screens to an existing land-based text answer service which promises to answer any question within minutes.