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Turkish translation of “retribution”

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retribution

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌretrɪˈbjuːʃən/ formal
punishment for something morally wrong that was done
ahlakî hataya verilen ceza, cezalandırma
They're seeking retribution for the killings.Punishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beating
Translations of “retribution”
in Spanish justo castigo…
in French châtiment…
in German die Vergeltung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴懲, 應得的懲罰, 報應…
in Russian возмездие, кара…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严惩, 应得的惩罚, 报应…
in Polish kara…
(Definition of retribution from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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