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See definition of answer on Dictionary.com
  • nounreply; reaction
  • verbreply, react
  • verbsolve; fulfill

synonyms for answer

  • comment
  • explanation
  • feedback
  • interpretation
  • justification
  • key
  • observation
  • rebuttal
  • remark
  • report
  • resolution
  • response
  • result
  • return
  • sign
  • solution
  • statement
  • acknowledgment
  • antiphon
  • close
  • comeback
  • cooler
  • counterclaim
  • crack
  • defense
  • disclosure
  • echo
  • elucidation
  • guff
  • lip
  • plea
  • refutation
  • rejoinder
  • repartee
  • retort
  • riposte
  • topper
  • vindication
  • wisecrack
  • Band-Aid
  • back talk
  • backcap
  • parting shot
  • pay dirt
  • quick fix
  • rhetorical question
  • thank-you note
  • the ticket
See also synonyms for: answered / answering / answers / unanswered
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antonyms for answer

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  • problem
  • question
  • quiet
  • request
  • silence
  • trouble
  • miss
  • differ
  • disagree
  • dissatisfy
  • fail
  • lose
  • receive
  • refuse
  • take
  • use
  • ask
  • question
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The BLS says there is no right answer for when to start counting.
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The answer is we’d have to do something about burning fossil fuels.
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For Shu Yang, professor of material science at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the Center for Analyzing Evolved Structures as Optimized Products, the answer to this urban heat problem is biomimetic design on the city scale.
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Looking at the corresponding answers can also tell you about what kind of content Google considers worthy of surfacing as well as who your competitors may be.
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As of right now, we don’t have a definitive answer to that question — and we may never get it.
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If the organic results have product or solution result pages, then the intent is likely a mix between people looking for an encyclopedic answer to their question and those that might buy at some point in the future.
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The answer lies in embracing diverse perspectives and crossing borders.
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So there’s an imperative for authoritative news outlets like the New York Times or Vox or whatever to have the best explainer on this stuff, so that’s what people find when they’re looking for quality, factual answers.
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However, when I reactivate my “web and app activity” setting, Google Assistant retrieves an answer from Wikipedia about the NBA player.
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WORDS RELATED TO ANSWER

  • answer
  • last word
  • parting shot
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