Origin of riposte
How to use riposte in a sentence
With an effort Johann recovered his blade and stood ready for the ripost; but the wound was more than enough.Joan of the Sword Hand|S(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett
But Lancers are usually no match against other cavalry, who can parry and ripost before the lance can resume the guard.
This was designed as a triumphant ripost to the Feast of Reason, which Chaumette and his friends had celebrated in the winter.Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 1 of 3)|John Morley