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synonyms for talion

  • chastening
  • chastisement
  • comeuppance
  • compensation
  • deserving
  • discipline
  • disciplining
  • due
  • guerdon
  • lumps
  • meed
  • merit
  • payment
  • penalty
  • punishment
  • recompense
  • requital
  • retribution
  • return
  • revenge
  • reward
  • right
  • get hers
  • get his
  • what is coming to one
  • what one is asking for
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antonyms for talion

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  • award
  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • penalty
  • reward
  • sympathy
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How to use talion in a sentence

But it is to be questioned whether the rule of talion is the right one for the Kabyles.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCEVARIOUS
In the primitive code of the talion nothing was more simple—an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth—thou hast killed; I kill thee.
SOUTH AMERICA TO-DAYGEORGES CLEMENCEAU
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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