Answer to

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Definition

(you will have to) answer to (my mother): (you will have to) justify or explain your actions to (my mother)

Examples

  • "However, I now have an answer to all of your concerns: health and safety, hygiene, nutrition, freshness of food, vegetarian options, vegan options, kosher options, halal options, nut allergies, and all the other things you're always bothering me about."
  • "You're gonna have to answer to the Coca-Cola company."

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