To speak or act in response, as to a question
Something spoken or written in return, as to a question or demand
When I didn't reply, she continued.
She smiled at his reply, relieved, then texted Dusty.
His reply was fast.
In reply the pope prepared a bull of excommunication against those who should infringe the prerogatives of the Holy See in this matter.
Dean started to reply, but she cut him off.