Answer and Require


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Answer verb – To speak or write in reaction to a question or to another reaction.
Require is an antonym for answer.
Nearby Words: answered, answering, answerable, answerer, answerback
Antonyms for Answer


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Require verb – To have as a requirement.
Answer is an antonym for require in ask topic.
Antonyms for Require
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Common collocations

number answer number require number
death answer death require death
time answer time require time
money answer money require money
Other nouns: points.

Both words in one sentence

  • Many of the questions don't actually have answers in-game, but instead require you to try to work out the probable answer from what is in-game (or what's in one of the other Final Fantasy games).
  • Series / The Joker's Wild Spinning three Jokers originally won the game automatically, but this was quickly changed to require a correct answer from any of the categories.
  • Spells that require a specialised response are made rarer, so players who didn't get the needed answer to them aren't overwhelmed.
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