sb's answer to sb/sth Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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sb's answer to sb/sth

If something or someone is the answer to another thing or person, it is or they are considered to be similar or as good: Channel 4 is independent television's answer to BBC2. She's Lithuania's answer to Madonna.
Translations of “sb's answer to sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 與…相當(或同樣好)的人(或物), …的對應物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 与…相当(或同样好)的人(或物), …的对应物…
(Definition of sb's answer to sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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