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(idiomatic) To reply impertinently; to answer in a cheeky manner.
If you want a cat that is not only interested in what you have to say, but will actually talk back to you, you can't go wrong with a Siamese.
If you talk to them, they'll talk back.
Isaiah had the audacity to talk back to his mother, making her upset with him.
This model also includes a nightlight and a talk-back feature so that you can soothe your child with your own voice from outside the baby's room.
With film-accurate details and the ability to talk back to you and sense things such as the volume of your voice, he also responds to hugs and closes his eyes when you lay him down.
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