2. Noun. An answer that is so vague or noncommittal as to be worthless. ¹
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Definition of Nonanswer
1. [n -S]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nonanswer
Literary usage of Nonanswer
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Treatise on the Law of Insurance of Every Kind by Joseph Asbury Joyce (1917)
"... that they would doubtless have been given, as it would be virtually a fraud for the insurer to ignore the fact of the nonanswer, accept the premiums. ..."
2. Living With Siva by Subramuniya (2001)
"In this case, your prayer would be answered with a nonanswer. Therefore, it is wise to suggest two or more alternatives when making a request. ..."