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Meaning of word answer from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

answer   noun

Meaning : A statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation.

Example : I waited several days for his answer.
He wrote replies to several of his critics.

Synonyms : reply, response

कोई प्रश्न या बात सुनकर या पढ़कर उसके समाधान के लिए कही या लिखी हुई बात या वाक्य।

आपने मेरे प्रश्न का उत्तर नहीं दिया।
उत्तर, जवाब

Meaning : A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem.

Example : 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.

Synonyms : resolution, result, solution, solvent

Meaning : The speech act of replying to a question.

An instance of questioning.

There was a question about my training.
We made inquiries of all those who were present.
enquiry, inquiry, interrogation, query, question

Meaning : 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.

Meaning : A nonverbal reaction.

Example : His answer to any problem was to get drunk.
Their answer was to sue me.

answer   verb

Meaning : React verbally.

Example : She didn't want to answer.
Answer the question.
We answered that we would accept the invitation.

Synonyms : reply, respond

Meaning : Respond to a signal.

Example : Answer the door.
Answer the telephone.

Meaning : Give the correct answer or solution to.

Example : Answer a question.
Answer the riddle.

Meaning : Understand the meaning of.

Example : The question concerning the meaning of life cannot be answered.

Synonyms : resolve

Meaning : Give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument).

Example : The defendant answered to all the charges of the prosecution.

Meaning : Be liable or accountable.

Example : She must answer for her actions.

Meaning : Be sufficient. Be adequate, either in quality or quantity.

Example : 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.

Synonyms : do, serve, suffice

Meaning : Match or correspond.

Example : The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave.

Meaning : Be satisfactory for. Meet the requirements of or serve the purpose of.

Example : This may answer her needs.

Meaning : React to a stimulus or command.

Example : The steering of my new car answers to the slightest touch.


Answer ka meaning, vilom shabd, paryayvachi aur samanarthi shabd in Hindi. Answer ka matlab kya hota hai?