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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

to take vengeance for; to take vengeance on behalf of

Usage examples (26)
  • This he gave a specimen of in avenging an oppressed
  • Didst pass triumphant in avenging power, she alludes to Byron's
  • Clearly, avenging is an activity that is inherently aggressive in nature and in deed.
  • Overall, Robertson allowed three runs, six hits and a walk in avenging an 8-4 loss here on April 19. for more
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