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answer for Explained

answer for at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

answer for at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

answer for
v : furnish a justifying analysis or explanation; "I can't
account for the missing money" [syn: {account}]

answer for at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: head » en|verb|head=answer for
  • Inter: transitiv » e To be held responsible for.
    1. : The mayor has a lot to answer for.
    2. Inter: quote-journal » year=2007|date=September|volume=197|issue=6|page=26|title=The Faculty 'Problem'|author=Wilson D Miscamble|journal=America|passage=Duffy dared to think that Queen Elizabeth I has a few things for which to answer
    3. Inter: transitiv » e To guarantee.
    4. : I will answer for his debt, if he cant pay on the day.''

      Usage notes

      * The verb and particle are usually not separated.


      Inter: trans-top » to be held responsible for

  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|odpowiadać|alt=odpowiadać za + accusative

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m


    * forewarns
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (for) -
    Translation: et » answer for
    Translation: ko » answer for
    Translation: no » answer for
    Translation: pl » answer for