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retaliation

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  • nounvengeance
  • nounrevenge
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Synonyms for retaliation

noun vengeance
  • punishment
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • revenge
  • eye for an eye

Antonyms for retaliation

  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • sympathy
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More words related to retaliation

backlash

noun. adverse reaction
  • backfire
  • boomerang
  • counteraction
  • kickback
  • reaction
  • recoil
  • repercussion
  • resentment
  • resistance
  • response
  • retaliation
  • retroaction
  • tangle
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