Answer

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Answer->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ answer
answer
response
reply
replication
riposte
rejoinder
surrejoinder
rebutter
surrebutter
retort
repartee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rescript
rescript
rescription
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ antiphon
antiphon
antiphony
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acknowledgment
acknowledgment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ password
password
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ echo
echo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ counter statement
counter statement
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ discovery
discovery
&c. 480a
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ solution
solution
&c.(explanation) 522
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rationale
rationale
&c.(cause) 153
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ clue
clue
&c.(indication) 550
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Oedipus
Oedipus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ oracle
oracle
&c. 513
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ return
return
&c.(record) 551
PARAG:Answer->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ answer
answer
respond
reply
rebut
retort
rejoin
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give for answer
give for answer
return for answer
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ acknowledge
acknowledge
echo
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ explain
explain
&c.(interpret) 522
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ solve
solve
&c.(unriddle) 522
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ discover
discover
&c. 480a
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fathom
fathom
hunt out
&c.(inquire) 461
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ satisfy
satisfy
set at rest
determine
PARAG:Answer->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ answering
answering
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ responsive
responsive
respondent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ conclusive
conclusive
PARAG:Answer->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ because
because
&c.(cause) 153
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the scent
on the scent
on the right scent
PARAG:Answer->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ eureka
eureka
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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