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rejoinder
used in Anna Karenina

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Definition
a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
  • Feeling probably that the conversation was taking a tone too serious for a drawing room, Vronsky made no rejoinder, but by way of trying to change the conversation, he smiled brightly, and turned to the ladies.
    Part One (46% in)

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