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synonyms for retaliated

  • reciprocate
  • get
  • pay
  • recompense
  • repay
  • requite
  • retrospect
  • return
  • revenge
  • revive
  • settle
  • even the score
  • exact retribution
  • get back at
  • give and take
  • make reprisal
  • pay back
  • return the compliment
  • square accounts
  • strike back
  • take an eye for an eye
  • take revenge
  • turn the tables on
  • turn upon
  • wreak vengeance

antonyms for retaliated

MOST RELEVANT
  • depart
  • leave
  • lose
  • take
  • forgive
  • pardon
  • sympathize
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How to use retaliated in a sentence

Indeed, many WeChat users have told CPIFC that they feel real fear that the Party-state or its agents will retaliate against them or their family, and that, as a result, they self-censor — despite the fact that they live in California.
CALIFORNIA PLAINTIFFS SUE CHINESE TECH GIANT TENCENT, ALLEGING WECHAT APP IS CENSORING AND SURVEILLING THEMJEANNE WHALENJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When officers were hit in the face with bear spray, they did not have the equipment or weapons to retaliate, he added.
SEVERAL CAPITOL POLICE OFFICERS SUSPENDED, MORE THAN A DOZEN UNDER INVESTIGATION OVER ACTIONS RELATED TO RALLY, RIOTAARON DAVIS, REBECCA TAN, BETH REINHARDJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The ruling stands, which would mean the WTO could authorize China to retaliate.
ROBERT LIGHTHIZER BLEW UP 60 YEARS OF TRADE POLICY. NOBODY KNOWS WHAT HAPPENS NEXT.BY LYDIA DEPILLISOCTOBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
So the Spaniards retaliated with revenge, the weapon of the weak, that "wild kind of justice."
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
They retaliated by a few shots, and the whole party re-embarked.
CELEBRATED TRAVELS AND TRAVELLERSJULES VERNE
The German government retaliated by a decree of the Reichsbank refusing to deal with Russian paper.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 8VARIOUS
Lekain retaliated by giving publicity to certain episodes in the lady's private life which did not redound to her credit.
QUEENS OF THE FRENCH STAGEH. NOEL WILLIAMS
Many men would have retaliated: he felt their griefs, their wrongs, as keenly as they did.
THE SHADOW OF ASHLYDYATMRS. HENRY WOOD
He retaliated by shelling Albert; the Division on the right immediately shelled Courcelette.
THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
General Pelham Burn retaliated by sending the Vladicaucasians half a dozen haggises, a case of whisky, and a tin of oatcakes.
THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
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