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Riposte   /rɪpˈoʊst/   Listen
Riposte

noun
1.
A quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one).  Synonyms: comeback, counter, rejoinder, replication, retort, return.
2.
(fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge.






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Words linked to "Riposte" :   answer, respond, thrust, comeback, hurtle, lip, sassing, counterattack, response, lunge, counter, reply, back talk, mouth, fencing, countermove, sass, backtalk, hurl



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