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retaliate
American English: /rəˈtæliˌeɪt/
British English: /rɪˈtalɪeɪt/

Translation of retaliate in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1.1 (Military) 1.2 (respond) he retaliated by cutting her allowance
    respondió quitándole la mesada
    the team retaliated by scoring two goals within a minute
    el equipo reaccionó or respondió convirtiendo dos goles en menos de un minuto
    to retaliate against somebody/something
    tomar represalias contra alguien/algo
    Example sentences
    • The five retaliated, attacking with their weapons and powers.
    • Feodor moved quickly to the left to dodge the attack and quickly retaliated.
    • Surprised, she danced back a step, then retaliated with an attack again absorbed by my shield.

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