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vengeance
British English: /ˈvɛn(d)ʒ(ə)ns/
American English: /ˈvɛndʒəns/

Translation of vengeance in German:

noun

  • 1
    Rache Fem.
    Vergeltung Fem.
    he wrought a cruel vengeance on his enemies
    er übte grausame Rache an seinen Feinden
    take vengeance [up]on somebody [for something]
    sich an jemandem [für etwas] rächen
  • 2with a vengeance
    gewaltig [informal]
    go to work with a vengeance
    sich tüchtig ins Zeug legen [informal]

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