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rejoinder
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
  • And all the infant paupers might have chorussed the rejoinder with great propriety, if they had heard it.
    Chapter 17 — Oliver's Destiny Continuing Unpropitious, Brings a Great.... (23% in)

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