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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 referee flashed a second yellow in Gupwell's direction after he answered back to a supporter immediately after Marc Howson had put United 3-1 up from the spot.
I ordered three, but Dino answered back stating they were sending me three sets since I forgot to mention which Ruger .22 I had.
Within three minutes, however, Llanishen answered back with a try from Josh Moore to put them into the lead for the first time.
I am sure whoever is reading this article must have answered back! Well, I've answered back too!
Those who have this misconception in their mind need to be answered back. Today we all are gathered here for this purpose.
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".