Definition of Riposte
a quick, witty remark that is said as a reply to criticism
Examples of Riposte in a sentence
Full of quick comebacks, the comedian always has a riposte to any heckler in the crowd.
Eric’s witty riposte shut down the bully who wasn’t expecting such a clever retort.
The student answered his teacher’s reproach with a sharp riposte that was funny enough to make her laugh.
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