Part of speech:
Present participle of get even.
Reprisal is an act of using force or causing injury for vengeance.
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.
Infliction of punishment in return for a wrong committed; retribution.
Something that provides evidence or support for a claim or argument:
Find another word for eye-for-an-eye. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for eye-for-an-eye, like: avenging, getting-even, payback, reprisal, retaliation, retribution, revenge, vengeance and vindication.