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1. repartee

noun. ['ˌrɛpɝˈtiː'] adroitness and cleverness in reply.

Synonyms

  • witticism
  • backchat
  • humor
  • humour
  • wittiness
  • raillery
  • wit
  • banter

Antonyms

  • ill humor
  • stupidity

Etymology

  • repartie (French)

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How do you pronounce repartee?

Pronounce repartee as ˌrɛpərˈti.

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Example sentences of the word repartee


1. Noun, singular or mass
They may involve old traditions, such as the French form of love songs involving witty repartee.

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