Spanish translation of 'retaliation'
(Military) represalias fpl
(= revenge) represalia f
he sulks as a form of retaliation su forma de desquitarse es enfurruñarse
in or by way of retaliation (for sth): he was executed in retaliation for a raid on their headquarters lo ejecutaron como represalia por el asalto de su sede
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Here he was, ending up just as Grandpa and Ma had always feared, on the wrong end of a retaliation.A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2003)
This may also explain the delay between the first attack and the retaliation.LEFT, RIGHT AND CENTRE (2003)
It was a tyranny, under which we laboured, and while we dreamed of retaliation, a year of our childhood slid by, unnoticed.LEARNING TO TALK: SHORT STORIES (2003)
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