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Therefore neither shall my eye spare, nor will I have pity: I will requite their way upon their head.
These cherished plants seemed to comprehend and requite unaffected love.
He bid Henry apply to him when in danger, and promised to requite the son for the hospitality of the father.
THE SPYJ. FENIMORE COOPER
Sir Henry yielded to his wish; and by every indulgence strove to requite the services he had rendered him.
Whatever it might be, he would faithfully requite her; even to making his own purpose subservient to it.
UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
I borrowed money of a friend in Paris, monsieur, trusting that his Majesty will requite me for my services.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
Mal- (speech-) runes thou must know, if thou wilt that no one for injury with hate requite thee.
He ought to have known that the Pastore was not likely to requite a good office with cruelty,' said Gerald.
GERALD FITZGERALDCHARLES JAMES LEVER
You have rendered a very considerable service to this Government, and I am ready to requite it.
SIR JASPER CAREWCHARLES JAMES LEVER
If anything else remained for her to do, it was to make the vengeance with which she intended to requite him still more severe.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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