Bedeutung von “reprisal” — Learner’s Dictionary

reprisal

noun [ C, U ] us uk /rɪˈpraɪzəl/

something violent or unpleasant that is done to punish an enemy for something they have done:

The attack was in reprisal for police raids.
He did not wish to be filmed because he feared reprisals.

(Definition von “reprisal” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)