Meaning of “repartee” in the English Dictionary

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"repartee" in British English

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reparteenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌrep.ɑːˈtiː/ us /ˌrep.ɑːrˈtiː/

quick and usually funny answers and remarks in conversation:

Oscar Wilde's plays are full of witty repartee.

(Definition of “repartee” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)