Thesaurus / retaliatory

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Offended or threatened by the assault on its honor, China retaliated with a slew of economic sanctions against Australian imports, including sugar, barley, wheat, copper, and—most recently—wine.

“It’s stunning that Uber is willing to tell the court ’we promise we won’t retaliate,’ ” Lowe said, yet it argued it couldn’t be told to tell that to the drivers.

In his response to the complaint submitted to the court, the lawyer representing the company denied that ASO had retaliated against Collins for whistleblowing, asserting he had resigned.

China retaliated with steep duties on American agricultural goods.

Switzerland retaliated by banning trading in Swiss shares on EU venues.

His attack on young Whitefield had been fierce, almost savage; Whitefield's retaliatory attack was what?

If he had attacked one of the guards, even with his hands bound, he might have flustered the Throg into retaliatory blaster fire.

Storm Over WarlockAndre Norton

Their only retaliatory action was to shoot snipers when they were caught red-handed.

He had never conceived the possibility of getting the astute storekeeper into such a satisfactory, retaliatory position.

Mountain BloodJoseph Hergesheimer

Retaliatory measures were taken by her government to compel the powers to see the advantage in this recognition.

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