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  Words related to retort

Related / Similar Words: rejoinder, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter, come back, repay, rejoin

 

Definition:
  • a vessel where substances are distilled or decomposed by heat;
  • a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one); "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher";
  • answer back;

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    Hyponyms: alembic, sass, sassing, backtalk, back talk, lip, mouth

     

    Part Meronyms: still

     

    Derivational Morphology: counter, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoin, rejoinder, replication, comeback

     

    Anagrams: terror, torero, rotter, totter

     

     
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