answer to sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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answer to sb

phrasal verb with answer uk   /ˈɑːn.sər/  us   /ˈæn.sɚ/ verb
to take ​orders from, ​obey, and ​explainyouractions to someone: The ​great thing about ​working for yourself is that you don't have to ​answer to anyone.
(Definition of answer to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “answer to sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对(某人)负责…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對(某人)負責…
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