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revengenoun [U]

uk   /rɪˈvendʒ/  us   /rɪˈvendʒ/
B2 harm done to someone as a punishment for harm that they have done to someone else: She took/got/exacted (her) revenge on him for leaving her by smashing up his car. He is believed to have been shot by a rival gang in revenge for the shootings last week.

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revengeverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈvendʒ/  us   /rɪˈvendʒ/
(Definition of revenge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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revengenoun [U]

 us   /rɪˈvendʒ/
harm that you do to someone as a punishment for harm that the person has done to you: He had been seeking a chance for revenge against those who had helped oust him from his leadership position in Congress.
(Definition of revenge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“revenge” in British English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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