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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Punishment in return for harm done.

Usage examples (34)
  • Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.
  • vengeance is mine
  • For vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great to look for mere revenge--James Garfield
  • He swore vengeance on the man who betrayed him for more
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