- answer is part of the Basic English 850.
- (UK) IPA: /ˈɑːn.sə/, SAMPA: /"A:n.s@/
- (US) IPA: /ˈænsɚ/
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- Hyphenation: an‧swer
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- (countable) An answer is something that someone says after another person asks (says) a question.
- Synonym: response
- The answer to your question is "no".
- Question: "How old are you?"
- Answer: "I'm 12 years old."
- (countable) An answer is the solution to something.
- I found the answer to the mathematics exercise immediately.