Meaning: a quick, sharp return in speech or action
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His riposte in the fight sequence was admirable.
Usage/Example: 1. In a possible riposte to the flag-burners, Bill Clinton wore a Hebrew “Hillary” pin on his jacket at the convention on Wednesday. (Source: The Times of Israel)
2. “We have a strong defence,” he said in a riposte to Rahul's verbal attack. “It's always the defence that is strategically important,” (Source: Deccan Chronicle)
3. The Scotland international believes the strike is another riposte to the fans who called him just an SPFL striker (Source: Daily Mail)
Synonyms and Antonyms: Riposte
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