Found 4 items, similar to Answered.
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n 1: a statement (either spoken or written) that is made in reply
to a question or request or criticism or accusation; “I
waited several days for his answer”
; “he wrote replies
to several of his critics”
2: a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve
the problem; “they were trying to find a peaceful
; “the answers were in the back of the book”
computed the result to four decimal places”
3: the speech act of replying to a question [ant: question
4: the principle pleading by the defendant in response to
plaintiff's complaint; in criminal law it consists of the
defendant's plea of `guilty' or `not guilty' (or nolo
contendere); in civil law it must contain denials of all
allegations in the plaintiff's complaint that the
defendant hopes to controvert and it can contain
affirmative defenses or counterclaims
5: a nonverbal reaction; “his answer to any problem was to get
; “their answer was to sue me”
v 1: reply or respond to; “She didn't want to answer”
; “We answered that we would accept the
2: give the correct answer or solution to; “answer a question”
“answer the riddle”
3: respond to a signal; “answer the door”
; “answer the
4: understand the meaning of; “The question concerning the
meaning of life cannot be answered”
5: give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an
argument); “The defendant answered to all the charges of
6: be liable or accountable; “She must answer for her actions”
7: be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity;
“A few words would answer”
; “This car suits my purpose
; “Will $100 do?”
; “A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to
get me into medical school”
; “Nothing else will serve”
8: match or correspond; “The drawing of the suspect answers to
the description the victim gave”
9: be satisfactory for; meet the requirements of or serve the
purpose of; “This may answer her needs”
10: react to a stimulus or command; “The steering of my new car
answers to the slightest touch”
English → English
([a^]n"s[~e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Answered
([a^]n"s[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Answering
andswerien, AS. andswerian, andswarian, to answer, fr.
andswaru, n., answer. See Answer
1. To speak in defense against; to reply to in defense; as,
to answer a charge; to answer an accusation.
2. To speak or write in return to, as in return to a call or
question, or to a speech, declaration, argument, or the
like; to reply to (a question, remark, etc.); to respond
She answers him as if she knew his mind. --Shak.
So spake the apostate angel, though in pain: . . .
And him thus answered soon his bold compeer.
3. To respond to satisfactorily; to meet successfully by way
of explanation, argument, or justification, and the like;
No man was able to answer him a word. --Matt. xxii.
These shifts refuted, answer thine appellant.
The reasoning was not and could not be answered.
4. To be or act in return or response to. Hence:
(a) To be or act in compliance with, in fulfillment or
satisfaction of, as an order, obligation, demand; as,
he answered my claim upon him; the servant answered
This proud king . . . studies day and night
To answer all the debts he owes unto you.
(b) To render account to or for.
I will . . . send him to answer thee. --Shak.
(c) To atone; to be punished for.
And grievously hath C[ae]zar answered it.
(d) To be opposite to; to face.
The windows answering each other, we could just
discern the glowing horizon them. --Gilpin.
(e) To be or act an equivalent to, or as adequate or
sufficient for; to serve for; to repay. [R.]
Money answereth all things. --Eccles. x.
(f) To be or act in accommodation, conformity, relation,
or proportion to; to correspond to; to suit.
Weapons must needs be dangerous things, if they
answered the bulk of so prodigious a person.