how to pronounce repartee


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The above transcription of repartee is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

repartee is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of repartee in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… commended his clear crisper repartee and …”

meanings of repartee


  1. A swift, witty reply, especially one that is amusing.
  2. Skill in replying swiftly and wittily.
  3. A conversation marked by a series of witty retorts.


  1. To reply with a repartee.
  2. To have a repartee (conversation marked by repartees).

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