Answer: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Antonyms Hypernym Topic
answer 63 React verbally “She didn’t want to answer”, answer the question, We answered that we would accept the invitation Verb No Data state No Data
reply 53 React verbally “She didn’t want to answer”, answer the question, We answered that we would accept the invitation Verb No Data state No Data
answer 29 A statement (either spoken or written) that is made to 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 Noun No Data statement No Data
result 25 A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem they were trying to find a peaceful solution, the answers were in the back of the book, he computed the result to four decimal places Noun No Data statement No Data
answer 21 A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem they were trying to find a peaceful solution, the answers were in the back of the book, he computed the result to four decimal places Noun No Data statement No Data
reply 21 A statement (either spoken or written) that is made to 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 Noun No Data statement No Data
answer 12 The speech act of replying to a question No Data Noun question reply No Data
do 11 Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity A few words would answer, This car suits my purpose well, Will $100 do?, “A ‘B’ grade doesn’t suffice to get me into medical school”, Nothing else will serve Verb No Data satisfy No Data
solution 8 A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem they were trying to find a peaceful solution, the answers were in the back of the book, he computed the result to four decimal places Noun No Data statement No Data
answer 7 Give the correct answer or solution to answer a question, answer the riddle Verb No Data solve No Data
answer 7 Respond to a signal answer the door, answer the telephone Verb No Data react No Data
respond 7 React verbally “She didn’t want to answer”, answer the question, We answered that we would accept the invitation Verb No Data state No Data
response 6 A statement (either spoken or written) that is made to 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 Noun No Data statement No Data
answer 5 Understand the meaning of The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered Verb No Data solve No Data
answer 4 Give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument) The defendant answered to all the charges of the prosecution Verb No Data refute No Data
resolve 3 Understand the meaning of The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered Verb No Data solve No Data
suffice 3 Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity A few words would answer, This car suits my purpose well, Will $100 do?, “A ‘B’ grade doesn’t suffice to get me into medical school”, Nothing else will serve Verb No Data satisfy No Data
answer 0 A nonverbal reaction his answer to any problem was to get drunk, their answer was to sue me Noun No Data reaction No Data
answer 0 The principal 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 No Data Noun No Data pleading law
solvent 0 A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem they were trying to find a peaceful solution, the answers were in the back of the book, he computed the result to four decimal places Noun No Data statement No Data
resolution 0 A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem they were trying to find a peaceful solution, the answers were in the back of the book, he computed the result to four decimal places Noun No Data statement No Data
answer 0 Be liable or accountable She must answer for her actions Verb No Data be No Data
answer 0 Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity A few words would answer, This car suits my purpose well, Will $100 do?, “A ‘B’ grade doesn’t suffice to get me into medical school”, Nothing else will serve Verb No Data satisfy No Data
serve 0 Be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity A few words would answer, This car suits my purpose well, Will $100 do?, “A ‘B’ grade doesn’t suffice to get me into medical school”, Nothing else will serve Verb No Data satisfy No Data
answer 0 Match or correspond The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave Verb No Data match No Data
answer 0 Be satisfactory for; meet the requirements of or serve the purpose of This may answer her needs Verb No Data meet No Data
answer 0 React to a stimulus or command The steering of my new car answers to the slightest touch Verb No Data react No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Answer" have?

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The word "Answer" has 27 meanings. The most frequent meaning is answer.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Answer"?

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The word "Answer" has 233 hyponyms which are: add, announce, answer, articulate, declare, explain, get out, give, misstate, note, precede, present, summarize, agreement, amendment, announcement, assurance, bid, bill of rights, cautious statement, comment, condition, declaration, description, estimate, explanans, explanation, explicandum, falsehood, formula, mathematical statement, misstatement, negation, pleading, prediction, proposition, quotation, recital, remark, representation, reservation, restatement, rhetorical question, solution, summary, thing, truth, understatement, value statement, word, counterblast, echo, non sequitur, rejoinder, cover, suffice, break, guess, riddle, strike, accept, bristle, explode, flip, greet, notice, overreact, refuse, resist, respond, stool, treat, wonder, oppose, automatism, double take, galvanic skin response, immune response, kinesis, learned reaction, overreaction, passage, rebound, reflex, taxis, transfusion reaction, tropism, affirmative pleading, alternative pleading, charge, complaint, defective pleading, demurrer, rebutter, replication, special pleading, surrebutter, surrejoinder, abound, account, account for, act, appear, bake, balance, be well, beat, begin, belong, breathe, buy, clean, cohere, come in for, come in handy, compact, compare, confuse, connect, consist, contain, continue, cost, count, cut, cut across, deck, depend, deserve, disagree, distribute, diverge, draw, end, fall, feel, figure, fit, gape, go, gravitate, hail, hang, head, hold, hoodoo, hum, impend, incarnate, iridesce, jumble, kill, lend, let go, lie, litter, loiter, look, lubricate, make, make sense, measure, mope, object, osculate, owe, pay, point, press, promise, prove, put out, rage, range, rank, rate, recognize, relate, remain, represent, rest, retard, run, run into, rut, seem, seethe, sell, shine, sparkle, specify, squat, stagnate, stand, stand by, stay, stick, stink, subtend, suck, suffer, suit, swim, swing, tend, test, total, translate, transplant, trim, underlie, want, wash, wind, work, adhere, align, befit, coincide, correlate, corroborate, harmonize, homologize, meet, parallel, pattern, resemble, rhyme, square, twin, feed on, quell, quench.

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Is the word "Answer" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Answer" has a maximum frequency of 63.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Answer"?

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The word "Answer" has no synonyms.

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