Synonyms of vengeance in English:



  • he demanded vengeance for the murder of his father
    revenge, avengement, retribution, retributive justice, retaliation, requital, reprisal; counterstroke, comeback, nemesis, satisfaction, an eye for an eye (and a tooth for a tooth), tit for tat, measure for measure, blow for blow; Latinquid pro quo, lex talionis
    informal comeuppance, a taste of one's own medicine
  • Phrases

    with a vengeance

    she set to work with a vengeancevigorouslystrenuouslyenergeticallywith a willwith might and mainwith all the stops outfor all one is worthto the utmostto the greatest extremeto the fullto the limitall outflat outat full tiltpowerfullystronglyforcefullyviolentlyvehementlyfuriouslywildlymadly informalhammer and tongslike crazylike madBritish informallike billy-o

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