Vengeance synonyms and antonyms

vĕn'jəns

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The act of taking vengeance for injuries or wrongs; retaliation:
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Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
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A blow given in return
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Punishment inflicted in the spirit of moral outrage or personal vengeance.
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(Roman Catholic Church) An indulgence.
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A return ticket.
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(Usually in the singular, formal) A punishment or defeat that is deserved and cannot be avoided.
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A requiting or being requited
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(Rare) The inflicting of retributive punishment; satisfaction taken.
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Extreme anger.
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Injury done, or the doing of injury, in return for injury received; retaliation or an act of retaliation, specif. in war, as the killing of prisoners
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The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
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Any cause of serious trouble or affliction
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To demand and enforce the payment or performance of.
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To cause, inflict or let out, especially if causing harm or injury.
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US spelling of counter-attack.
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The action of forgiving.
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(Uncountable) An act of revenge.
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To cause (something injurious or harmful), as to a person, group, or area:
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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 act or fact of reciprocating; interchange.
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Find another word for vengeance. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for vengeance, like: revenge, retaliation, counterblow, retribution, the wicked, pardon, return, a tooth for a tooth, nemesis, requital and retaliation.associated word: wreak.