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Synonyms for vengefulness

the quality or condition of being vindictive

Synonyms for vengefulness

a malevolent desire for revenge

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Unbearable shame, splitting, and forgiveness in the resolution of vengefulness.
vengefulness and in worse cases, violence and dangerous behaviour towards others.
These divisions, hatred, anger, vengefulness and violence won't take us anywhere.
Adolescent prank wars summon up all the ingenuity, madness, and vengefulness with which adolescents wrestle.
Rumination: Bridging a gap between forgivingness, vengefulness, and psychological health.
The vengefulness and the accusations thrown at everyone are easy to decipher in the few lines written by Ghighi in the moments leading to his death: "Something terrible happened with Kira.
Human progress is often arrested during the times of collective violence because of the incapacitating atmosphere of terror, hatred, and vengefulness that some forms of violence create.
All the biographies reference his explosive temper, moodiness, bouts of depression, poor health, dependence on sleeping pills, vengefulness, biting putdowns of subordinates, and "eye for the ladies.
Maleki's huge blunders and vengefulness towards the Sunni Arabs and Kurds and ISIS' threat to Kurdistan prompted the US to end Iran's control as a pre-condition to its air force intervention against the Sunni terror group in August.
From the trunk of that tree of vengefulness and hatred, Jewish hatred-- the profoundest and sublimest kind of hatred, capable of creating ideals and reversing values, the like of which has never existed on earth before-- there grew something equally incomparable, a new love, the profoundest and sublimest kind of love--and from what other trunk could it have grown?
Morally the West stood against conquest but it was the paranoia and vengefulness of Stalin and his successors that ensured the former allies would fall out and find themselves glaring at each other across an "Iron Curtain", fighting proxy wars around the world for decades.
The argument of "why should a convicted killer get to watch TV, play sports, get education," you name it, is wrongheaded and based on vengefulness, not justice.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Vengefulness and hostility should not be the reason for taking legal action against a group or an individual, presidential candidate Ekmeleddin yhsanoy-lu has said in response to a recent operation in which police officers who participated in an investigation into alleged government corruption have been detained.
The singular "you"--the female at in the original Hebrew--walks alone along roads "stiffened with blood and terror," and instead of responding to the blood and terror with vengefulness, hatred, or a renewed call to arms, the "you" is instead humbled and softened.
The rejection of hatred and vengefulness is best illustrated in the promulgation, at Mandela's initiative, of the National Unity and Reconciliation Act and the creation of the Commission of Truth and Reconciliation as early as the first year of his rise to power.