"To show you that the service you allude to is now paid," she riposted sternly.
And I, for my part, riposted with a glance, which he understood uncommonly well.
The trappers took the dig in good part, but one of them riposted neatly.
His opponent with a desperate promptitude parried and riposted; the parry only just succeeded, the riposte failed.
The Vicar of Troy, warming ...