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Definitions of answering

  1.   of Answer
  2.   replying; " an answering glance"; " an answering smile"

Antonyms for answering

unresponsive.

Quotes of answering

  1. God's way of answering the Christian's prayer for more patience, experience, hope and love often is to put him into the furnace of affliction. – Richard Cecil

Usage examples for answering

  1. He had aged ten years since the beginning of the interview, and he had now no voice left to speak, and the doctor hardly any voice for answering – Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings by Mary F. Sandars
  2. Gyp got up and stood by the window a long time without answering – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  3. Up and to the office, where all the morning busy answering of people. ” – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  4. Certainly, sir; and I shall not insist upon your answering any question. ” – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  5. And with an answering amen!" ” – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards