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noun [uncountable] vengeance pronunciation in American English /ˈvendʒəns/

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  1. the act of harming or killing someone because they have done something bad to you
    Both sides were locked in a cycle of violence and vengeance.
    take/wreak/inflict vengeance on someone: He was desperate to take vengeance on Marie’s killer.



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