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synonyms for comeuppance

  • retribution
  • due
  • recompense
  • requital
  • due reward
  • just deserts
  • just punishment
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How to use comeuppance in a sentence

The tales are read by Dahl himself, and his sharp voice, swift delivery and air of relish in delivering comeuppance to bullies and other nasties adds to the pleasure of his dark genius.
THE BEST AUDIOBOOKS FOR YOUR SUMMER DRIVE, SORTED BY LENGTH — AND WHO’S IN THE CARKATHERINE A. POWERSMAY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You young smart Alecks will get your comeuppance, muttered the man.
THE TRAIL BOYS ON THE PLAINSJAY WINTHROP ALLEN
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WORDS RELATED TO COMEUPPANCE

  • anticlimax
  • blow
  • collapse
  • comeuppance
  • crash
  • cropper
  • decline
  • defeat
  • deflation
  • demotion
  • descent
  • disappointment
  • discomfiture
  • dive
  • down
  • downfall
  • failure
  • fall
  • flop
  • humiliation
  • pratfall
  • reverse
  • ruin
  • setback
  • undoing
  • wreck
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.