Die Übersetzung von "retribution" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌret.rɪˈbjuː.ʃən/ us formal

deserved and severe punishment

They fled because they feared retribution for the genocide.
She was asked whether a civilian government should seek retribution against military officers involved in human rights abuses.
Many saw her death as divine retribution (= punishment by God) for her crimes.
retributive adjective uk /rɪˈtrɪb.jʊ.tɪv/ us /-t̬ɪv/

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