Definition for Answer

answer, n. [OE andswaru, solemn affirmation to rebut a charge < and-, against + swerian, to swear.] (webplay: bear, call, continent, distance, face, God, heart, noise, question, return, speech, sufficient).

  1. Reaction; action in response to an action.
  2. Reply; response to a question.
  3. Communication; [fig.] glance; meaningful look.

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