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retort
rɪ'tɔːrt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A vessel where substances are distilled or decomposed by heat.
  2. A quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one).
(动) As a verb
  1. Answer back.
Hyphenationre•tort
Part of Speech(动) verb, (名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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反驳fǎnbóto retort; to refute
顶嘴dǐngzuǐto talk back; to answer back
蒸馏器zhēngliú qìstill (i.e. distilling apparatus)
曲颈瓶qū jǐng píngretort; bottle with curved neck
回嘴huízuǐbackchat
反击fǎnjī, fǎnjí (Tw)to strike back; to beat back; to counterattack
提纯tíchúnto purify
还口huánkǒuto retort; to answer back
还嘴huánzuǐto retort; to answer back
辩难biànnànto debate; to retort; to refute
抗辩kàngbiànto counter accusations; to protest; to remonstrate; to retort; to plead; to demur; a plea (of not guilty); a defense (against an allegation); to enter a plea to a charge (in a law court)
dǐngmost; to carry on the head; to push to the top; to go against; to retort; to replace; to substitute; to be subjected to (an aerial bombing, hailstorm etc); (slang) to "bump" a forum thread to raise its profile
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