Synonyms of talk back
▷ See talk
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answer backIf someone, especially a child, answers back, they speak rudely to you when you speak to them.
• I always answered my parents back when I thought they were wrong.
argueIf one person argues with another, they speak angrily to each other about something that they disagree about. You can also say that two people argue.
• They were still arguing. I could hear them down the road.
quarrelfightrowclashdisputedisagreefeudsquabblesparwranglebickerhave an argumentcross swordsbe at sixes and sevensfight like cat and doggo at it hammer and tongsbandy wordsaltercatefall out (informal)
• The two men disagreed about what to do next.
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