Synonyms of vengeance in English:
he demanded vengeance for the murder of his father
counterstroke, comeback, nemesis, satisfaction, an eye for an eye (and a tooth for a tooth), tit for tat, measure for measure, blow for blow;
Latin quid pro quo, lex talionis
informal comeuppance, a taste of one's own medicine
rare ultion, a Roland for an Oliver
with a vengeance
- she set to work with a vengeancevigorously, strenuously, energetically, with a will, with might and main, with all the stops out, for all one is worth, to the utmost, to the greatest extreme, to the full, to the limit, all out, flat out, at full tilt;powerfully, strongly, forcefully, violently, vehemently, furiously, wildly, madlyBritish informal like billy-o
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