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  Words related to revenge

Related / Similar Words: retaliation, avenge, retaliate

 

Definition:
  • action taken in return for an injury or offense;
  • take revenge for a perceived wrong; "He wants to avenge the murder of his brother";

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    Hyponyms: vengeance, retribution, payback, reprisal, get even, get back

     

    Derivational Morphology: avenge, retaliate, strike back, retaliation, avenger, retaliator

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 復仇   Danish: hævn  
    Dutch: wraak   Estonian: kätte maksma  
    Finnish: kosto   French: vengeance  
    German: Rache   Hebrew: נקמה  
    Italian: vendetta   Japanese: 復讐  
    Korean: 복수   Polish: zemsta  
    Portuguese: vingança   Romanian: răzbunare  
    Russian: реванш   Spanish: venganza  
    Swedish: hämnd   Welsh: dialedd  
     
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