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answer to sb

phrasal verb with answer uk   /ˈɑːn.sər/  us   /ˈæn.sɚ/ verb
to take orders from, obey, and explain your actions to someone: The great thing about working for yourself is that you don't have to answer to anyone.
Translations of “answer to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對(某人)負責…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对(某人)负责…
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