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rejoindernoun [C]

uk   /rɪˈdʒɔɪn.dər/ us   /rɪˈdʒɔɪn.dɚ/ formal
a quick and often angry or humorous answer: She always has a witty rejoinder to/for any question.
(Definition of rejoinder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rejoindernoun [C]

us   /rɪˈdʒɔɪn·dər/ fml
a quick answer, often given in a way that is competitive or amusing: The reviewer’s mistakes were so flagrant that Gove drafted a strong rejoinder.
(Definition of rejoinder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rejoinder”
in Spanish réplica…
in Vietnamese câu trả lời…
in Malaysian jawapan…
in Thai คำตอบกลับ…
in French repartie…
in German die Erwiederung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 回答, 反驳…
in Indonesian jawaban…
in Chinese (Traditional) 回答, 反駁…
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