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noun. ['rɪˈpoʊst'] a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one).
- back talk
- ground stroke
Rhymes with Riposte
How do you pronounce riposte?
Pronounce riposte as rɪˈpoʊst.
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verb. ['rɪˈpoʊst'] make a return thrust.
- fall short of
noun. ['rɪˈpoʊst'] (fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge.
verb. ['rɪˈpoʊst'] answer back.
- come back
Sentences with riposte
1. Noun, singular or mass
A proper riposte is performed immediately after the parry without drawing back or disengaging; the goal is to attack directly off of the blade you parried before your opponent has a chance to recover and defend.