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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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The OCC's Rules of Practice and Procedure set forth the requirements of an answer and the consequences of a failure to file an answer to a Notice.
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Whether involved in process or feminist theology, black or postmodern theology, or caught up in the search for the meaning of Christ in Africa, Asia or South America, the question remains, and, as the author shows, the search for an authentic answer continues worldwide.
With a web board, the instructor need answer a question only once.
Please remember to include your name, address, volume and number of the AJHS issue and CHES number at the top of each page of your answer sheet.
The officers were told that they did not have to answer any questions, but, if they did, their answers could be used against them in criminal proceedings.
In this game, however, there are always two or more secret solutions, and the responder supplies a truthful answer to a given question without specifying for which secret the answer is true.
Tests composed of multiple choice items have a number of advantages: ease and objectivity in scoring, potential to cover a large amount of content, and greater difficulty for students in guessing the correct answer than true-false (T-F) questions.
While SMART cannot answer all the questions mentioned in the consensus statement, it is the first NIH-approved study that addresses some of these issues.