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vengeance

noun [U]  us   /ˈven·dʒəns/
action against someone to punish that person for having hurt you: She cried out for vengeance.
Translations of “vengeance”
in Vietnamese sự báo thù…
in Spanish venganza…
in Thai การแก้แค้น…
in Malaysian balas dendam…
in French vengeance…
in German die Rache…
in Chinese (Traditional) 報仇,復仇,報復, 復仇心…
in Indonesian pembalasan…
in Russian месть, возмездие…
in Turkish öç, intikam, hırs…
in Chinese (Simplified) 报仇,复仇,抱复, 复仇心…
in Polish zemsta…
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