A quick, sharp return in speech or action; counterstroke: a brilliant riposte to an insult.
Christine O’Donnell made several ripostes during her debate that were spot on. Just shittin’ ya. She’s an absolute moron.
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Riposte. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/riposte. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.
The Effin Word, s.v. riposte, accessed January 22, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/riposte.
The Effin Word. (n.d.). Riposte. In The Effin Word. Retrieved January 22, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/riposte