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Pronunciation of Answer: Learn how to pronounce Answer in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word answer:

1a thing that is said, written, or done as a reaction to a question, statement, or situation:
he knocked and entered without waiting for an answer
I hurried along the passage in answer to the doorbell’s ring
a thing written or said in reaction to a question in a test or quiz:
write your answers on a postcard
the correct solution to a question in a test or quiz:
the answer is 280°
2a solution to a problem or dilemma:
the answer to poverty and unemployment is a properly funded range of services
3 [in singular] (answer to) a person or thing regarded as the equivalent to a better-known one from another place:
the press called her Britain’s answer to Marilyn Monroe
1 [reporting verb] say or write something as a reaction to someone or something:
[with direct speech]:
‘Of course I can,’ she answered
[with clause]:
she answered that she would take nothing but the ring
[with object]:
she tried to answer his questions truthfully
[no object]:
Steve was about to answer, but Hazel spoke first
[with object] provide the required response to (a question in a test or quiz):
answer the questions below for a chance to win a holiday
[no object] (answer back) respond impudently or disrespectfully to someone, especially when being criticized or told to do something:
I’d usually talk him round, but never answer back
[with object]:
Mary resisted the temptation to answer her mother back
2 [with object] act in reaction to (a sound such as a telephone ringing or a knock or ring on a door):
Digby answered the door
[no object]:
she rang Edward’s house, hoping the housekeeper would answer
3 [no object] (answer to) be responsible or report to (someone):
I answer to the Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations
4 [with object] defend oneself against (a charge, accusation, or criticism):
he said he would return to Spain to answer all charges
[no object] (answer to) be required to explain or justify oneself to (someone):
you will have the police to answer to
[no object] (answer for) be responsible or to blame for:
the dust mite has a lot to answer for, especially if you are asthmatic
5 [with object] be suitable for fulfilling (a need); satisfy:
entrepreneurship is necessary to answer the needs of national and international markets