Synonyms for respond

Synonyms for (verb) respond

Synonyms: respond, react

Definition: show a response or a reaction to something

Similar words: move, act

Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel


Synonyms: respond

Definition: respond favorably or as hoped

Usage: The cancer responded to the aggressive therapy

Similar words: respond, react

Definition: show a response or a reaction to something


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