Synonyms for revenge


1. retaliation, revenge, return, paying back, getting even
usage: action taken in return for an injury or offense


1. revenge, avenge, retaliate, punish, penalize, penalise
usage: take revenge for a perceived wrong; "He wants to avenge the murder of his brother"
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