Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:04
反唇相讥 (simplified, Pinyin , traditional 反唇相譏 or 反脣相譏)
- to make a sarcastic remark rather than submit another's criticism; to rebut with sarcastic remarks; to make a sarcastic comeback; to talk back
- undated: Peoples net editorial staff, 怎样巧妙应付别人的奚落 (How to make clever comebacks to other people who are giving you a bad time)
- One time, I saw an elderly person buying vegetables who said, "These vegetables of yours are too old!" The vegetable seller immediately shot back with, "Well, you're old too!"