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Definitions of answer:

part of speech: noun

A reply: a solution.

part of speech: verb transitive

To reply to: to satisfy or solve: to suit.

part of speech: noun

Something said in reply to a question.

part of speech: verb transitive

To speak or write in reply to a question, request, letter, etc.; respond to an act; as, to answer the bell; to be accountable for; as, he had to answer for his sins; to reply to a charge.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To reply: to be accountable for: to correspond.

part of speech: verb

To reply; to be accountable for; to suit.

part of speech: noun

A response or rejoinder; a reply to a charge; a solution, as of a mathematical problem.

Usage examples for answer:

  • I make no answer "Nancy A Novel", Rhoda Broughton
  • But-" " I will answer for all. "The Front Yard", Constance Fenimore Woolson
  • Do you know of any one who might answer "The Chinese Fairy Book", Various
  • She didn't answer me. "The Million-Dollar Suitcase", Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry
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