Synonyms for reply

Synonyms for (noun) reply

Synonyms: reply, response, answer

Definition: a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation

Usage: I waited several days for his answer; he wrote replies to several of his critics

Similar words: statement

Definition: a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc

Usage: according to his statement he was in London on that day


Synonyms: response, reply

Definition: the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange

Usage: he growled his reply

Similar words: speech act

Definition: the use of language to perform some act

Synonyms for (verb) reply

Synonyms: answer, reply, respond

Definition: react verbally

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

Similar words: tell, say, state

Definition: express in words

Usage: He said that he wanted to marry her; tell me what is bothering you; state your opinion; state your name