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Synonyms of revenge in English:


  • 1 she is seeking revenge
    vengeance, retribution, retaliation, reprisal, requital, recrimination, an eye for an eye (and a tooth for a tooth), redress, satisfaction
  • 2 they were filled with revenge
  • verb

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  • 1 he revenged his brother's murder
    avenge, take/exact revenge for, exact retribution for, take reprisals for, get redress for, get satisfaction for
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