Synonyms for rejoinder

Synonyms for (noun) rejoinder

Synonyms: rejoinder

Definition: (law) a pleading made by a defendant in response to the plaintiff's replication

Similar words: pleading

Definition: (law) a statement in legal and logical form stating something on behalf of a party to a legal proceeding

Synonyms: rejoinder, replication, retort, return, riposte, counter, comeback

Definition: a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

Usage: it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher

Similar words: response, reply

Definition: the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange

Usage: he growled his reply

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