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American English: /ˌrɛpərˈti/
, /ˌrɛpˌɑrˈti/
, /ˌrɛpˌɑrˈteɪ/
British English: /ˌrɛpɑːˈtiː/

Translation of repartee in Spanish:


  • 1 (conversation) we listened to their witty repartee
    escuchamos su ingenioso intercambio
    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.

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