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verb [transitive] retort pronunciation in British English /rɪˈtɔː(r)t/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyretort
he/she/itretorts
present participleretorting
past tenseretorted
past participleretorted

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  1. to reply immediately in an angry or humorous way to something that someone has said

    'Mind your own business!' she retorted.

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