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answer

1. Law
a. a party's written reply to his opponent's interrogatories
b. (in divorce law) the respondent's written reply to the petition
2. a musical phrase that follows the subject of a fugue, reproducing it a fifth higher or a fourth lower
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The mirror said "There's no excuse For the horrible mess you're in If you don't heed the warning I give you this morning Just throw me in the bin" "Not on your life" I answered back "Just tell me what to do" "The solution's as simple As squeezing a pimple Take your head to The Cutting Crew".
Bromsgrove answered back quickly with a fine try from Aaron Higgins, the scrum half looked dangerous all game and he sprinted round the breakdown before a good step took him past the full back to score.
Thunder were competitive in the first half despite tries for Scott Kaighan and Aaron Law - and answered back with scores of their own from Will Bate and Stephen Welton.
Frank Lampard scored in overtime in the 104th minute, but Everton answered back with a goal from Leighton Baines in the dying moments of the match.
When jobs were for life, The Beatles were gods and woe betide anyone who answered back to their mother?