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Synonyms of retort

Noun


1. rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter, reply, response

usage: a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one); "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher"

2. retort, vessel

usage: a vessel where substances are distilled or decomposed by heat

Verb


1. retort, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoin, answer, reply, respond

usage: answer back

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