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These individuals could not fight back in real life, so they’d later use their computers to get a fictional revenge.
HOW INDIANA JONES, RAMBO, AND OTHERS ENDED UP IN 1980S CZECHOSLOVAK TEXT-ADVENTURESARS STAFFOCTOBER 23, 2020ARS TECHNICA
They weren’t looking for revenge, said Chandler Pappas, who was standing just behind his friend Danielson when Reinoehl shot him.
NEW EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS: FEDS DIDN’T IDENTIFY THEMSELVES BEFORE OPENING FIRE ON PORTLAND ANTIFA SUSPECTBY BRYAN DENSON FOR PROPUBLICA AND CONRAD WILSON, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTINGOCTOBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
We can easily see how the desire for vengeance may motivate someone to believe that revenge is morally appropriate, or the desire for wealth may motivate someone to believe that inequalities are justified, whether or not these moral claims are true.
THE UNIVERSE KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEPHILIP GOFFSEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
It’s a story of a woman who decides she has, at last, had enough of the abusive, stifling, cruel men she must live with — her domineering father-in-law and dissipated husband — and takes her revenge.
7 DARING MOVIE ADAPTATIONS OF LITERARY CLASSICSALLEGRA FRANKAUGUST 28, 2020VOX
In a fit of rage and revenge, his father Izanagi proceeded to lop off Kagutsuchi’s head – and the spilled blood led to the creation of even more kami, including martial thunder gods, mountain gods, and even a dragon god.
12 MAJOR JAPANESE GODS AND GODDESSES YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUTDATTATREYA MANDALMAY 6, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
All immediate danger having now been dispelled, the Spaniards solaced themselves with the sweets of revenge.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Gourges fitted out three vessels and 150 soldiers at his own expense to revenge their death, and repair the honor of his nation.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Every word she breathed, every anathema she denounced, seemed urged by the quick revenge of Duke Wharton!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Humanity must bench with justice; or punishment itself becomes crime, and degenerates into revenge.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
But it should not be by embracing revenge through the treasons, whose arms were extended to receive and to avenge him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
Choose the synonym for belief
admonition

WORDS RELATED TO REVENGE

  • compurgation
  • exoneration
  • extenuating circumstances
  • justification
  • mitigating circumstances
  • revenge
  • substantiation
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