respond to a signal; "answer the door"; "answer the telephone"
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
give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument); "The defendant answered to all the charges of the prosecution"
a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; "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"
react verbally; "She didn't want to answer"; "answer the question"; "We answered that we would accept the invitation"
a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a que
provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"
be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"