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Meaning of “vendetta” - Learner’s Dictionary

vendetta

noun [C]     /venˈdetə/
If someone has a vendetta against you, they try to do something bad to you over a period of time because they have been treated badly by you: He had a vendetta against the company after he lost his job.Arguments and disagreements
Translations of “vendetta”
in Vietnamese cuộc bất hòa kéo dài…
in Spanish vendetta, enemistad mortal…
in Thai ความพยาบาท…
in Malaysian dendam…
in French vendetta…
in German die Blutrache…
in Chinese (Traditional) 世仇, 族間血仇, 宿怨…
in Indonesian pembalasan berdarah…
in Russian вендетта, месть…
in Turkish kan davası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 世仇, 族间血仇, 宿怨…
in Polish wendeta…
(Definition of vendetta from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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