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backchat

[bak-chat]
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noun Informal.
  1. repartee.
  2. back talk.
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Origin of backchat

First recorded in 1895–1900; back2 + chat
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Related Words for backchat

nerve, impropriety, gall, wisecrack, presumption, crust, lip, hardihood, impudence, assurance, incivility, brazenness, forwardness, disrespect, rudeness, chutzpah, effrontery, guff, sass, cheek

British Dictionary definitions for backchat

backchat

noun
  1. informal the act of answering back, esp impudently
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