Something done in retaliation, especially a defeat of a rival who has been victorious.
Tit for tat is defined as a repayment of equal value for a trade or for retaliation.
Vengeance is something done in revenge, such as a punishment issued.
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
The act or fact of reciprocating; interchange.
Reprisal is an act of using force or causing injury for vengeance.
A requiting or being requited
Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
(Theology) Punishment or reward distributed in a future life based on performance in this one.
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