Meaning of RESPONSE in English


n.1 an answer given in word or act; a reply.

2 a feeling, movement, change, etc., caused by a stimulus or influence.

3 (often in pl.) Eccl. any part of the liturgy said or sung in answer to the priest; a responsory.

4 Bridge a bid made in responding.

Etymology: ME f. OF respons(e) or L responsum neut. past part. of respondere RESPOND

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.