Retort in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Retort

Examples of Retort in a sentence

Because Amy was brought up to always be respectful, she restrained the urge to make a sarcastic retort to the young man’s question about her zodiac sign.  πŸ”Š

When the conversation turned to critical comments about her outfit, Brenda had to stifle a retort about Emma’s crooked teeth.  πŸ”Š

Why is it that you can never think of a good retort to an insult until long after the opportunity has passed?  πŸ”Š

Knowing that my job might depend on my reaction, I stopped myself from giving my boss the retort that I wanted to make to his comment.  πŸ”Š

Because she wanted to make her point more dramatic, Claire accented her retort with a few words she would normally never have used in civilized conversation.  πŸ”Š

Although Jean tried to retort to the unfair accusation, she was so outraged that she could only splutter a stream of meaningless nonsense.  πŸ”Š

While Winston wanted to retort and let the bully know that he wasn’t afraid of him, he knew deep inside that he would probably be beaten to a pulp if he did.  πŸ”Š

Realizing that Rudy was trying to start an argument, Maria scowled at him but decided not to retort.  πŸ”Š

If I hadn’t been so foolish as to retort to the judge, I wouldn’t have to pay this $500 fine.  πŸ”Š

Patrick decided to retort to the accusations by posting his own counter-attack on Twitter.  πŸ”Š

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