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See definition of answering on Dictionary.com
  • as incorresponding
  • as inresponsive
  • as inreturning

synonyms for answering

  • analogous
  • comparable
  • reciprocal
  • interrelated
  • like
  • parallel
  • agnate
  • akin
  • alike
  • complementary
  • consonant
  • correlative
  • correspondent
  • coterminus
  • identical
  • kin
  • kindred
  • similar
  • synonymous
  • undifferentiated

antonyms for answering

MOST RELEVANT
  • dissimilar
  • unalike
  • unlike
  • different
  • differing
  • disparaging
  • mismatched
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    How to use answering in a sentence

    Serrano closes by answering certain questions about prebends, curacies, etc.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
    Far across the island, faintly sounding through the trees and brushwood, came a similar, answering cry.
    THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    And an answering cry sounded across the lagoon—thin, wailing, piteous.
    THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    It is well in answering a letter of invitation, to state the limits of your visit, and then to keep them.
    THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
    He speaks of false prophets, answering out of their own heads and according to their own corrupt inclinations.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Beggers is here used as a proper name, answering to F. Beguins.
    CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
    In this high realm floating water is probably in the frozen state, answering to the form of dew, which we call hoar frost.
    OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
    But the king answering, said: Baltassar, let not the dream and the interpretation thereof trouble thee.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Boulder beaches are so quick in answering to every slight change in the conditions which affect them that they seem almost alive.
    OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
    She wished to learn more from him; but he could bear it no longer, and left the room without answering her.
    SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO ANSWERING

    • agnate
    • akin
    • alike
    • analogous
    • answering
    • comparable
    • complementary
    • consonant
    • correlative
    • correspondent
    • coterminus
    • identical
    • interrelated
    • kin
    • kindred
    • like
    • parallel
    • reciprocal
    • similar
    • synonymous
    • undifferentiated
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