Retribution synonyms

rĕt'rə-byo͝o'shən

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Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
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(Psychology) The return for performance of a desired behavior; positive reinforcement.
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The act of taking vengeance for injuries or wrongs; retaliation:
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That which compensates for an injury.
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(Archaic) The act of taking something from an enemy by way of retaliation or indemnity.
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Retributive justice in its execution or outcome:
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A requiting or being requited
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The desire to make such a return
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Sanctions such as fine, confinement, or loss of rights to property administered to a person convicted of a crime.
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Payment for services; esp., wages or remuneration
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The title of a justice of court.
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(Countable) A form of recompense.
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(Finance) A payment forfeited for an early withdrawal from an account or an investment.
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The act of repaying
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A return ticket.
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The action of forgiving.
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(Roman Catholic Church) An indulgence.
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Tit for tat is defined as a repayment of equal value for a trade or for retaliation.
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The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
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(Idiomatic) A punishment or reward that is considered to be what the recipient deserved.
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Punishment and rehabilitation within a prison system
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A mutual liking or understanding arising from sameness of feeling
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US spelling of counter-attack.
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A blow given in return
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The act or fact of reciprocating; interchange.
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