Revenge



verb (used with object), revenged, revenging.
1.
to exact punishment or expiation for a wrong on behalf of, especially in a resentful or vindictive spirit:
He revenged his murdered brother.
2.
to take vengeance for; inflict punishment for; avenge:
He revenged his brother’s murder.
verb (used without object), revenged, revenging.
3.
to take revenge.
noun
4.
the act of revenging; retaliation for injuries or wrongs; vengeance.
5.
something done in vengeance.
6.
the desire to revenge; vindictiveness.
7.
an opportunity to retaliate or gain satisfaction.
noun
1.
the act of retaliating for wrongs or injury received; vengeance
2.
something done as a means of vengeance
3.
the desire to take vengeance or retaliate
4.
a return match, regarded as a loser’s opportunity to even the score
verb (transitive)
5.
to inflict equivalent injury or damage for (injury received); retaliate in return for
6.
to take vengeance for (oneself or another); avenge

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