intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 [Military/Militar] tomar represalias, contraatacar* 1.2 (respond) responder 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
againstsb/sth tomar represalias contraalgn/algoMore 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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