clapback

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From the verb phrase clap back.

Noun[edit]

clapback (countable and uncountable, plural clapbacks)

  1. (music) An exercise where the pupil is instructed to repeat a previously played rhythm by clapping.
  2. (African American Vernacular and gay slang) A witty or sarcastic retort.

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