1. An answer to a reply; or, in general, an answer or reply.
2. Law The defendant's answer to the plaintiff's replication.
Syn: -- Reply; answer; replication. See Reply.
Re·join·der, v. i. To make a rejoinder. [Archaic]
n 1: a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or
critical one); "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the
teacher" [syn: retort, return, riposte, replication,
2: (law) a pleading made by a defendant in response to the