Synonyms for turn upon
- 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
- wreak vengeance
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TURN UPON
The boy must be a young brute to turn upon you so violently.
I took but one turn upon the filbert-walk, when Betty came to me.
I am amazed, Madam, returned he, at so strange a turn upon me!
I have a dread that he will turn upon them unexpectedly some day.
For a dog to attack another, it would have to turn upon one at a shorter rope.
Would it be generous for a child to turn upon a parent that all others assail?
And can he vault among swords, and turn upon a wheel, at his age?
They are playing with chance, and chance will turn upon them presently.
Ay, sir, you shall not be exposed to the evil temptation to turn upon me.
She freed herself to turn upon him, as if made angry by the question.