Noun(1) the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done
(1) If they fail, the electorate in due course exacts its vengeance by throwing them out.(2) To some extent, therefore, retribution reflects society's desire for vengeance .(3) The blood of these innocents will cry out to Heaven for vengeance and vengeance will be theirs.(4) But such cathartic vengeance would do nothing to curb the menace of transnational terrorism.(5) But even I will admit that England achieved more than vengeance against Argentina.(6) We still have a few scores to settle and last week was a great start to achieving the satisfaction of vengeance .(7) So in the end it sort of has a happy ending, in that you get to see Grace exact vengeance .(8) A young chicken farmer is torn apart when he's caught between vengeance and his love of a churn girl.(9) How can the death penalty been seen as anything other than vengeance ?(10) The resulting outcry and desire for vengeance will rally the Arab states to another invasion.(11) The official machinery was blatantly misused to wreak vengeance and carry out vendetta.(12) I say that the death penalty can act as both deterrent and public vengeance upon the perpetrator.(13) The novel is a tale of vengeance wreaked by one jealous twin on her sister across decades, cities and continents.(14) It is blatantly unethical to wreak vengeance upon innocent bystanders.(15) I have no qualms with the premise of a pimp exacting vengeance from beyond the grave.(16) It would be a sin to wreak vengeance on the innocent, but it would be a temptation very tough to control.
(1) with a vengeance :: ma a tauimasui
1. revenge ::
2. retribution ::
4. payback ::
5. requital ::
6. reprisal ::
7. satisfaction ::
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But we do not mutilate little girls
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 2
Not murder, Your Grace. Vengeance.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 5
The gods will have their VENGEANCE.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 12
I want my VENGEANCE.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 8
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