Translation of "vengeance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈven.dʒəns/ us

the punishing of someone for harming you or your friends or family, or the wish for such punishment to happen

On the day after the terrorist attack, the overall mood in the town was one of vengeance.
As he cradled his daughter’s lifeless body in his arms, he swore (to take) vengeance on her killers.

(Translation of “vengeance” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈvendʒəns/

harm done in return for injury received; revenge

I devised a plan of vengeance.

(Translation of “vengeance” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)