English

clap back

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to respond to criticism with an assertive or acerbic retort
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Example: Take a look at all of the times that Pink and Carey Hart have clapped back at social media trolls and online haters. [www.usmagazine.com] Also a noun: Days after making headlines with her real-time clap back at President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) recreated the moment on camera with the stars. [Huffington Post]

Submitted By: plainname - 19/07/2019

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