Definition of 'avenge'
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As well as satisfying that primal desire to avenge a wrong, it will have nourished their self-belief. The Sun (2017)But we must take extra care now as his followers will want to avenge his death. The Sun (2011)He would have been forced to recognize his own inescapable duty - to avenge the death. Celtic Mythology (1987)
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Used Occasionally. avenge is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'avenge'
British English: avenge VERB
If you avenge a wrong or harmful act, you hurt or punish the person who is responsible for it.
He has devoted the past five years to avenging his daughter's death.
Definition of avenge from the Collins English Dictionary
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