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Overview of noun riposte

The noun riposte has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter

(a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one); "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher")

2. riposte

((fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge)


Overview of verb riposte

The verb riposte has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. riposte

(make a return thrust; "his opponent riposted")

2. retort, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoin

(answer back)

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