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retaliation
American English: /rəˌtæliˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /rɪˌtalɪˈeɪʃn/

Translation of retaliation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • represalias (feminine plural)
    in retaliation for the bombing
    en or como represalia por el bombardeo
    the opposition party's retaliation was swift
    la respuesta or el contraataque de la oposición no se hizo esperar
    Example sentences
    • They don't want to speak out for fear of losing their business through governmental retaliation.
    • The Americans have not executed prisoners in retaliation for assassinations.
    • Hitters dig in, knowing they need not worry about retaliation.

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