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Synonyms for riposte

Synonyms for riposte

a spirited, incisive reply

to speak or act in response, as to a question

Synonyms for riposte

a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

(fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge

make a return thrust

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Lundi 12 Janvier 2015, a partir de 09h00 du matin a la Salle des Liaisons a l'Aeroport Mohammed V de Casablanca , le Ministre de la Sante, le Professeur El Houssaine Louardi, et leMinistre de l'Interieure, Mohammed Hassad,presideront, une conference de presse concernant les mesures mises en place par le Ministere de la sante et ses partenairespourla veille et la preparation a la riposte contre le risque de la Maladie a virus Ebola .
But last year's contest was won by Great Heavens, who had a similarly progressive profile to Riposte.
Riposte gets identical conditions here, and it will be a surprise if Tom Queally's mount does not find the requisite improvement to make an impression at the highest level.
Mr Dutton, director of planning and regeneration at Birmingham City Council, said: "This is the perfect riposte.
The latter is particularly apparent in the concluding pair of chapters, "True Lights and 'New' Lights" and "Perfection Postponed," a spirited riposte to the work of Nigel Smith and much recent scholarship largely sympathetic to the radical elements of civil war.
It offers a timely riposte to the anti-capitalist hyperbole.
Look up Post editor Len Downie's barnburner riposte for the whole list.
These applications can run seamlessly alongside existing Riposte applications, but more importantly, they can be deployed beyond counter automation networks into other parts of the enterprise, over the Internet, and even into customer and partner organizations.
There's another neat riposte to Miller: One Tree, by Natalie Jeremijenko, stations cloned trees in the gallery to make the point that, while genetically identical, "they are not the same.
Black, never short of polysyllabic ammunition, roared back by firing off from his base in London, England, a riposte so scorching it risked melting the presses on which the Calgary Herald is printed.
Customers will immediately benefit from the acquisition through the release of a range of tools and applications that will extend their investment in Escher's flagship Riposte technology.
came the riposte as Coward climbed into his waiting limousine.
Was Bombers perhaps a curiously private retrospective, a riposte on the activities that led to Bullins's expulsion from Black House just two years earlier?
After some star performances at Ayr recently, he landed the first two winners at Musselburgh's Saints and Sinners meeting yesterday, starting with Swift Riposte in the opener for local trainer Peter Monteith.
Elle a inflige un [beaucoup moins que] cinglant revers [beaucoup plus grand que] a Boko Haram en tuant [beaucoup moins que] plus d'une centaine [beaucoup plus grand que] de ses combattants qui ont tire deux obus sur la localite de Fotokol, a indique, lundi dernier, le porte-parole du gouvernement, Issa Tchiroma Bakary, dans un communique, precisant que [beaucoup moins que] la puissance de la riposte camerounaise a cette attaque a ete telle que les terroristes de Boko Haram ont du reculer leurs positions a environ 7 km de la ville frontaliere de Gamboru, a l'interieur du territoire nigerian [beaucoup plus grand que].