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tit for tat

noun [U]  us   /ˈtɪt fər ˈtæt/
something, esp. something annoying or unpleasant, done to someone because that person has done the same thing to you: She would not continue to fight, and rejected returning tit for tat.
Translations of “tit for tat”
in Chinese (Traditional) 以牙還牙,針鋒相對…
in Russian зуб за зуб…
in Turkish misilleme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 以牙还牙,针锋相对…
in Polish oko za oko…
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