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hit back

phrasal verb with hit  us   /hɪt/ verb [T]
to attack or criticize someone who has attacked or criticized you: In tonight’s speech, the attorney general is expected to hit back at his critics.
Translations of “hit back”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反擊,反攻…
in Russian давать сдачи…
in Turkish karşılık vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反击,反攻…
in Polish nie pozostać dłużnym, odwzajemnić się…
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