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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Disposed to seek action against a wrong or intended for getting back at a wrongdoer.

Usage examples (32)
  • So my characterisation of this act as vengeful is accurate.
  • Releasing prisoners who are not educated, not employable and vengeful is just asking for trouble.
  • "my characterisation of this act as vengeful is accurate."
  • A dear old friend has a steamer trunk full, namely a vengeful ex-wife, jokingly referred to as "She Who Shall Not Be Named". for more
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