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    riposte - Dictionary definition and meaning for word riposte

    (noun) a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
    Example Sentence
    • it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher
    (noun) (fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge Definition
    (verb) make a return thrust
    Example Sentence
    • his opponent riposted
    (verb) answer back
    Synonyms : come back , rejoin , repay , retort , return
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for riposte

RIPOSTE = REPLY + POST. When someone POSTS a message on your facebook wall, you REPLY with a RIPOSTE.

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