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retribution

noun [U] uk   /ˌret.rɪˈbjuː.ʃən/ formal us  
deserved and severe punishment: They fled because they feared retribution for the genocide. She was asked whether a civilian government should seek retribution against military officers involved in human rights abuses. Many saw her death as divine retribution (= punishment by God) for her crimes.
retributive
adjective [before noun] uk   /rɪˈtrɪb.jʊ.tɪv/ us    /-t̬ɪv/
retributive action/justice
Traducciones de “retribution”
en español justo castigo…
en francés châtiment…
en alemán die Vergeltung…
en chino (tradicionál) 嚴懲, 應得的懲罰, 報應…
en ruso возмездие, кара…
en turco ahlakî hataya verilen ceza, cezalandırma…
en chino (simplificado) 严惩, 应得的惩罚, 报应…
en polaco kara…
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