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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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answered Cedric impatiently, and would probably have proceeded in the same tone of total departure from his spiritual character, when the colloquy was interrupted by the harsh voice of Urfried, the old crone of the turret.
Thanks to thee, Mopo, it is a good omen," he answered.
The breath of life has come into him and puffed him out," I answered.
My spirit looked upon his eyes and made them beautiful," I answered.
Questions may be answered up to 6 months after publication of each issue.
It now plans to introduce the world's first in-flight texting service, which will allow passengers to have questions answered on any topic at 35,000 feet.
The first research question was answered by analyzing the percentages for each answer choice.
Several officers answered questions put to them after receiving this warning and subsequently were tried in state criminal court where their answers were used against them.
It would be as if in 20 questions, the answerer had two objects in mind and answered "yes" when it was appropriate for either object.
Some, such as the elucidation of long-term complications and toxicities of antiretroviral therapy, may be better answered with observational databases.
The complete list of questions Mr Stanton answered were:
In this kind of ``Computer Adaptive Test,'' your grade is based on the difficulty of the questions, not just the number of questions answered correctly.
Others want every possible scenario examined and all questions answered before they feel comfortable implementing a new statement.
With more than 11 million questions answered, and more than 52 million unique visitors in the U.
In 1998, the Supreme Court answered that question in LaChance v.