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retribution

noun [U]  us   /ˌre·trəˈbju·ʃən/ fml
deserved punishment: He was seeking retribution for the crime committed against him.
Translations of “retribution”
in Vietnamese sự trừng phạt…
in Spanish justo castigo…
in Thai ผลกรรมสนอง…
in Malaysian pembalasan…
in French châtiment…
in German die Vergeltung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴懲, 應得的懲罰, 報應…
in Indonesian hukuman…
in Russian возмездие, кара…
in Turkish ahlakî hataya verilen ceza, cezalandırma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严惩, 应得的惩罚, 报应…
in Polish kara…
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