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The RBR Word of the Day: Riposte

riposte \rih-POST\, noun:

1. A quick thrust given after parrying an opponent's lunge in fencing.
2. A quick and effective reply by word or act.

intransitive verb:
1. To make a riposte.

Known almost as well for his witty ripostes as his coaching prowess, Steve Spurrier's appearance at SEC Media Days is always worth checking out whether you're a Gamecock fan or not.