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retort
used in The 100

4 uses
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Definition
a quick reply to a question or remark — especially a witty or critical one
  • Clarke opened her mouth to launch a retort, but the words disappeared as she watched Thalia lean over, suddenly coughing.
    p. 135.5
  • Clarke opened her mouth, but before she could launch a retort, she stumbled over a rock.
    p. 155.9
  • Bellamy felt a smartass retort rise in his throat but swallowed it back down.
    p. 251.6
  • Wells was about to launch an angry retort, but he was interrupted by the sound of the doorbell.
    p. 297.1

There are no more uses of "retort" in The 100.

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