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Antwort

  
Ant•wort      f   , -, -en  
a    answer, reply  
(=Lösung, bei Examen, auf Fragebogen)  
answer  
sie gab mir keine Antwort      she didn't reply (to me), she didn't answer (me)  
sie gab mir keine Antwort auf die Frage      she didn't reply to or answer my question  
das ist doch keine Antwort      that's no answer  
in Antwort auf etw ($)      acc  
form   in reply to sth  
etw zur Antwort bekommen      to receive sth as a response  
jdm etw zur Antwort geben      to give sb sth as a response  
um umgehende Antwort wird gebeten      please reply by return  
um Antwort wird gebeten        (auf Einladungen)    RSVP  
keine Antwort ist auch eine Antwort        (Prov)    your silence is answer enough  
    Rede  
b    (=Reaktion)   response  
als Antwort auf etw ($)      acc   in response to sth  
die deutsche Antwort auf Hollywood      (=Entsprechung)   Germany's answer to Hollywood  


Frage-und-Antwort-Spiel   Fra•ge-und-Ant•wort-Spiel      nt   question and answer game
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
eine Antwort darauf exp.
an answer to that

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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to press for an answer
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your silence is answer enough
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in reply to sth
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in response to sth
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to say sth in reply
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RSVP
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to receive sth as a response
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in anticipation of {or} looking forward to your early reply
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to give sb sth as a response
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to avoid answering sth
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please reply by return
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he/she answered with a shrug ; he/she shrugged in reply
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Germany's answer to Hollywood
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an answer in the affirmative ; an affirmative (answer)
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a negative answer
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an affirmative answer
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an evasive answer
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a favourable {or} favorable reply
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an answer acceptable to him
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no answer was forthcoming
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she didn't reply (to me) ; she didn't answer (me)
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that's no answer
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in anticipation of {or} looking forward to {or} awaiting your early reply
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'Antwort' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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Antwort/keine Antwort bekommen
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auf jds Antwort drängen
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Rede und Antwort stehen
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eine direkte Antwort geben
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seine ausweichende Antwort
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ich erhielt keine Antwort
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eine äußerst dürftige Antwort
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"Antwort": examples and translations in context
Ich möchte jedoch eine etwas klarere und präzisere Antwort. I would, however, like a brief answer that is clearer and more precise.
Ich möchte der Kommission für die Antwort danken. I should like to thank the Commission for its answer.
Das Vorsorgeprinzip stellt eine politische Antwort auf die Risikogesellschaft dar. The precautionary principle is a political response to the risks within society.
Ihre diesbezügliche Antwort finde ich etwas enttäuschend. Your response in this matter is somewhat disappointing, in my opinion.
Ich möchte Kommissarin Wallström für die Antwort danken. I would like to thank Commissioner Wallström for her reply.
Ich danke der amtierenden Ratspräsidentin für ihre Antwort. I thank the President-in-Office of the Council for his reply.
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