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verb as in solve; fulfill

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But there is a big twist in this story that has left both Grace Castro and Lozoya frustrated and grasping for more answers.

In my search for answers about who I was, I pored over religious texts in search of enlightenment.

Her phone rings at least once an hour with questions from journalists, which she answers in Arabic, English, and sometimes French.

Yet financialism can leave voters feeling queasy, and candidates grasping for answers.

Hitchcock arrives about ten o'clock, reads his mail, and answers the few phone calls he gets.

Various matters mentioned by the governor receive perfunctory and formal answers.

Alessandro had hard work to give civil answers to the men who wished to buy Benito and the wagon for quarter of their value.

Ruefully Aristide found no answers save in the general chuckle-headedness of mankind.

Judge: Now, Sir, your punishment shall depend on the shortness and correctness of your answers.

Delancy knew that the message was from that man he had never seen—the big boss, the man who knew all the answers.


On this page you'll find 140 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to answers, such as: comment, remark, justification, interpretation, key, and explanation.

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