Translation of "riposte" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /rɪˈpɒst/ us /rɪˈpoʊst/

a quick and clever remark, often made in answer to a criticism

She made a sharp/witty/neat riposte. 她尖刻/机智/巧妙地反唇相讥。
riposte verb [ I or T ] uk us

(Translation of “riposte” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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