Answer

subs.
P. and V. πόκρισις, ἡ (Eur., frag.).
Defence: P. ἀπολογία, ἡ.
Oracular answer: P. and V. χρησμός, ὁ, μαντεῖον, τό, Ar. and V. μάντευμα, τό; see {{U}}Oracle.
In answer to, prep.: P. and V. πρός (acc.).
Send an answer by letter: P. ἐπιστολὴν ἀντεπιτιθέναι (Thuc. 1, 129).
The answer to the letter was as follows: P. ἀντεγέγραπτο τάδε (Thuc. 1, 129).
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v. trans.
P. and V. ποκρνεσθαι (Eur., Supp. 516, Bacch. 1272), ἀντιλίγειν, ἀντειπεῖν, V. ἀνταυδᾶν, ἀντιφωνεῖν, μείβεσθαι, ἀνταμείβεσθαι.
Retort: P. ὑπολαμβάνειν.
Answer on behalf of (another): Ar. περαποκρνεσθαι (gen.).
Of an oracle: P. and V. χρῆν, ναιρεῖν.
Answer (a riddle): P. and V. λειν, V. διειπεῖν; see {{U}}Solve.
Answer a knock: P. ὑπακούειν (absol. or dat. of pers.).
Answer (charges): P. and V. πολογεῖσθαι (πρός, acc.) (cf. Eur., Bacch. 41).
Correspond to: P. and V. συνᾴδειν (dat.), συμφέρειν (dat.); see {{U}}Correspond.
Equal: P. and V. σοῦσθαι (dat.), ἐξισοῦσθαι (dat.).
Suit: P. and V. ἁρμόζειν (dat.).
Answer for: see {{U}}Guarantee.
Defend: Ar. περαποκρνεσθαι; see {{U}}Defend.
Answer to: see correspond to.
Resemble: P. and V. ὁμοιοῦσθαι (dat.), ἐξομοιοῦσθαι (dat.).
Obey: P. and V. πείθεσθαι (dat.).
Bid him sail home to answer the charges the city brought against him: P. κελεύειν ἀποπλεῖν εἰς ἀπολογίαν ὼν ἡ πόλις ἐνεκάλει (Thuc. 6, 53). V. intrans.
Succeed: P. and V. εὖ χωρεῖν, προχωρεῖν, ὀρθοῦσθαι, κατορθοῦν (or pass.), εὖ φέρεσθαι, καλῶς φέρεσθαι.
Turn out: P. and V. ἐκβαίνειν, P. ἀποβαίνειν; see turn out.

Woodhouse English-Greek dictionary. A vocabulary of the Attic language. 2014.

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