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1. revenge

noun. ['riːˈvɛndʒ'] action taken in return for an injury or offense.

Synonyms

  • retribution
  • getting even
  • retaliation
  • payback
  • return
  • paying back
  • vengeance

Antonyms

  • volley
  • clear
  • stay in place
  • outgo

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Rhymes with Revenge

  • klenge
  • avenge
  • wenge
  • menge
  • benge

How do you pronounce revenge?

Pronounce revenge as riˈvɛnʤ.

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Sentences with revenge


1. Noun, singular or mass
Make sure your motives are pure and that you are not trying to seek revenge or hurt him.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
As a key plot element, revenge drives much of the action present in the story.

Quotes about revenge


1. Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

2. I don't want tea,"said Clary, with muffled force. "I want to find my mother. And then I want to find out who took her in the first place, and I want to kill them.""Unfortunately,"said Hodge, "we're all out of bitter revenge at the moment, so it's either tea or nothing.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

3. Survival was my only hope, success my only revenge.
- Patricia Cornwell

2. revenge

verb. ['riːˈvɛndʒ'] take revenge for a perceived wrong.

Synonyms

  • penalise
  • avenge
  • retaliate
  • get back
  • punish
  • penalize

Antonyms

  • disappearance
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