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

Translation of retaliation in German:


  • (in war, fight)
    Gegenschlag, der
    (in argument etc.)
    Konter, der [colloquial]
    Konterschlag, der
    in retaliation for
    als Vergeltung für
    she did that in retaliation for his cruelty
    sie revanchierte sich damit für seine Grausamkeit

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