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Synonyms for respond

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. react, respond(verb)

    show a response or a reaction to something

    reply, react, oppose, answer

  2. answer, reply, respond(verb)

    react verbally

    "She didn't want to answer"; "answer the question"; "We answered that we would accept the invitation"

    answer, reply, serve, react, do, suffice, resolve

  3. respond(verb)

    respond favorably or as hoped

    "The cancer responded to the aggressive therapy"

    reply, react, answer

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. respond

    answer, reply, rejoin, correspond, tally, accord, meet, suit

    propound, disagree, disaccord, jar, differ

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. respond(v. n.)

    answer, reply, rejoin

  2. respond(v. n.)

    [Poetical.] correspond, suit, be agreeable

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  1. Stephen Davis:

    A total this high is a striking warning — and it must have come from big institutional investors, not just retail shareholders — that Apple's human rights policy in China has become a material risk for the company's reputation, apple will be under great pressure to respond rather than ignore this vote.

  2. Alex Munoz:

    The bacteria will respond for a few years to the antibiotics treatment but afterward will become stronger and resistant.

  3. Illinois Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin:

    We have a smarter sentencing bill in the Senate Judiciary Committee, one that is bipartisan that will bring some justice to sentencing when it comes to the issue of race. And many other areas as well, let's not satisfy ourselves that there has been leadership in the state of South Carolina, let's show some leadership here in Congress to respond to this issue that really calls American's attention to what happened in Charleston, South Carolina.

  4. Stephen Powis:

    Those are also the phone networks that are used by our emergency services and our health workers and I'm absolutely outraged, absolutely disgusted that people would be taking action against the very infrastructure that we need to respond to this health emergency.

  5. Jerome Adams:

    Working together, we helped address the outbreak by implementing comprehensive syringe services programs( SSPs) that helped change the scope of the unprecedented crisis, as a result, our efforts became a model for how other states and localities respond to similar crises -- states like Kentucky, for example, went from zero to more than 70 comprehensive SSPs, to prevent future outbreaks and help people in need of care.

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