Translation of "reprisal" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C, U ] uk /rɪˈpraɪzəl/ us

something violent or unpleasant that is done to punish an enemy for something they have done

misilleme, kısas
The attack was in reprisal for police raids.
He did not wish to be filmed because he feared reprisals.

(Translation of “reprisal” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)