A response to an intended insult; a backfire; something else to say when one has nothing left to say.

Thurp, you know perfectly well that it was an accident.

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  • treb- — Dwelling. 1. Zero grade form *tr̥b . a. thorp, from Old English thorp, village, hamlet; b. dorp, from Middle Dutch dorp, village. Both a and b from Germanic *thurp …   Universalium

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