Translation of repartee in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌrepərˈteɪ; ˌrepɑːˈtiː/


uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (conversation) conversación (f), plática (f) we listened to their witty repartee escuchamos su ingenioso intercambio 1.2 (reply) respuesta (f), réplica (f) [formal or literary/formal o literario]
    More example sentences
    • You always seem to have a quick remark or witty repartee.
    • Madcap banter and witty repartee were the way everyone conversed.
    • Vithabai with her quick repartee and imaginative extempore dialogues and a vibrating singing voice brought about many changes in the Tamasha performance repertoire.

Definition of repartee in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day triunfal
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.