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to say, write, or do something as an answer
to give a spoken reply to a question
to reply, especially in writing
to reply immediately in an angry or humorous way to something that someone has said
formal to reply quickly to something that has been said
to react or reply, especially by expressing your opinion in a strong clear way
to reply rudely to someone who has more authority than you
to send a reply to someone who has sent you a letter
to reply to a criticism or statement that you disagree with
to reply quickly and often rudely to something that someone says. This expression is used especially to describe children being rude to their parents
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
the spirit of a dead person that someone sees or hears
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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Free thesaurus definition of to reply or to answer from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.