Translation of "answer" - English-Russian dictionary

answer

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈɑːnsər/
WORDS

A1 what you say or write back to someone who has asked you a question or spoken to you

ответ
I asked him if he was going but I didn't hear his answer.
Please give me your answer by next week.
DOOR/TELEPHONE

A2 when someone answers the telephone or the door

ответ
[ usually singular ] I rang the bell but there was no answer.
SOLUTION

B1 a way of solving a problem

решение
It's a difficult situation and I don't know what the answer is.
TEST

A2 the correct number or information given as a reply to a question in a test or competition

ответ
Did you get the answer to Question 6?

(Translation of “answer noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)