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responder vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (duda, pregunta)answer vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  reply viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (formal)respond viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Responde de forma clara a las inquietudes de los clientes.
responder vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (llamada) (telephone)answer vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Responde el teléfono cuando escuches el timbre.
responder viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (reaccionar)respond viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  react viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Respondió con golpes a la agresión.
 
Additional Translations
responder viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). coloquial (replicar, contradecir) (reply inappropriately)answer back, talk back vi phrasal insep
  contradict vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 ¡No le respondas a tu padre! No seas grosero.
responder viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (dar resultado) (react appropriately)respond viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Sé que mi hijo responderá a los sacrificios que hacemos por su educación.
responder viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (avalar, responsabilizarse) (endorse)take responsibility viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Yo respondo por mi amigo, meto las manos al fuego por él.
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Compound Forms:
atento a responder ready to respond
responder a vi + prep (contestar a)reply to, respond to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  answer back to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
responder a la demanda loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (atender la solicitud)meet the demand exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
responder a las exigencias loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (estar a la altura de las exigencias)meet requirements exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
responder a las necesidades loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (estar a la altura de lo necesario)meet the needs exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
responder a las provocaciones loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (plantar cara)respond to provocations exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
responder ante vi + prep (dar cuenta ante)answer to viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  be held responsible by viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  (law)be held liable by viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
responder con respond with
responder de vi + prep (dar cuenta de)answer for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  take responsibility for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  vouch for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
responder frente a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (dar cuenta ante)answer to vi + prep
  be held responsible by v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (law)be held liable by v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
responder por vi + prep (dar la cara por)vouch for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  take responsibility for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  answer for viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
responder por uno loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (servir de fiador)vouch for [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  act as guarantor for [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Le dieron el préstamo porque su suegro respondió por él.
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