(Law) To answer a defendant's plea
To speak in defence against; to reply to in defence.
To answer; reply; retort
To respond to a stimulus; be affected by some influence, event, etc.
(Intransitive) To be an author.
(Archaic, intransitive): To answer to a reply.
To believe; think:
To correspond is to communicate in writing or to agree with, or harmonize with something or someone.
To recognize and answer (a greeting or greeter, an introduction, etc.)
To say or do (something) in reply, defense, or retaliation
Rebut is defined as to contradict or oppose.
(Intransitive) To meet and give salutations.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To disregard deliberately; pay no attention to; refuse to consider
Request means to ask for something.
To reply, especially to answer in a quick, caustic, or witty manner.
Find another word for responding. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for responding, like: replying, answering, returning, reacting, writing, rejoining, fielding, feeling, corresponding, behaving and acknowledging.