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strike back

phrasal verb with strike uk   us   /straɪk/ verb (struck, struck)
to attack someone who has attacked you
Translations of “strike back”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反擊,回擊…
in Russian наносить ответный удар…
in Turkish karşı saldırıya geçmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反击,回击…
in Polish kontratakować, rewanżować się…
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