Definition of 'vengeance'
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Do you seek vengeance for some imagined wrong? THE WOLF AND THE DOVELet us take vengeance first upon them. Christianity Today (2000)She continues her quest to exact vengeance on those who tried to kill her on her wedding day. The Sun (2010)Hidden forces may yet take vengeance on lax town planners and profiteering builders in a drastic and unpredictable way. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)Of course she feels bitter but to try and spread a deadly disease is a wicked way of seeking vengeance. The Sun (2006)You can't want to take such a vengeance as that. The House of Mirth (1905)The terrible vengeance of the thwarted father is like a medieval saga but it is playing out in modern London. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I don't seek vengeance against those who tried to kill me. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But my Heart takes a noble vengeance I forgive her. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'vengeance'
British English: vengeance NOUN
Vengeance is the act of killing, injuring, or harming someone because they have harmed you.
He swore vengeance on everyone involved in the murder.
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