Field something

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Definition

to field a question, a phone call: to respond, to reply to, to answer a question, a telephone call
verb
Who can field this question? I'm looking for someone who can answer difficult questions.

Examples

  • "Naturally, we'll be needing a manager for this team: his or her responsibilities will include fielding phone calls, and training and managing the staff of this new department."
  • "Philip : I'll field this one, Mr. Delavigne."
  • "Naturally, we'll be needing a manager for this team: his or her responsibilities will include fielding phone calls, training and managing the staff of this new department."

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