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answer back

phrasal verb with answer uk   /ˈɑːn.sər/  us   /ˈæn.sɚ/ verb
to ​react to ​criticism by ​arguing or ​explaining: The ​companycriticized in the ​documentary was given the ​opportunity to ​answer back.
(Definition of answer back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “answer back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 辩护,答辩…
in Chinese (Traditional) 辯護,答辯…
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