Day-144 (Rejoinder)

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Word:
              Rejoinder

Status:
             Noun

Meaning:
             A usually rude or angry reply to something written or said.

Sentences:
1) The article was a stinging rejoinder to her critics.
2) He always has a smart-aleck rejoinder to everything.

Origin:
             Middle English rejoiner, from Anglo-French rejoinder, from rejoinder.

First use:
             15th century

Synonyms:
              comeback, answer, reply, response, retort

Antonyms:
               inquiry, query, question.

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