vindictive


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disposed to seek revenge

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disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge

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showing malicious ill will and a desire to hurt

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Despite the regulations and the Governments vindictive sidelining of some clubs, the community continues to support clubs.
Indeed government, any government in the world, should be vindictive and go after those who stole from the people and enriched themselves.
If we fail in Parliament, then we will take this vicious, vindictive Government to the highest court in Europe to defend our right to strike.
Mehta, who received his graduation certificate on Saturday after the Delhi High Court revoked his suspension from the college, alleges that Valson Thampu, the principal, is vindictive and instills terror in the minds of students for protesting against unpopular administrative decisions.
The Court first rejects Bout's claim that the prosecution was vindictive and violated his constitutional right to due process.
The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all of fiction; jealous and proud of it, a petty, unjust, unforgiving control freak, a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser" - Atheist Richard Dawkins.
Surely no more vindictive than Ms Pryce was when she lied to the courts and the police for the sole purpose of destroying the husband who dumped her.
The customer was a former employee of the bank and the court said that the bank could have been vindictive in its dealings.
DAN O'Neill's vindictive article reveals the spiteful face of the left ("Why my thoughts are with a woman widowed in disaster", April 17) .
LAHORE -- President of PML-Q, Senator Ch Shujat Hussain strongly condemned the police raid at the residence of former MPA Riaz Asghar Chaudhry and termed it vindictive act by Punjab government.
He charged that the Bill is a part of the negative and vindictive acts being carried out against doctors of the province.
Daffodil's twin-screw engines raced at full speed as she held the larger Vindictive in position, enabling soldiers to hurry down the gangways.
25 ( ANI ): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said there was nothing vindictive about the government's proposed move to amend the Income Tax Act.
Her union representative claimed at the hearing in Ewloe, Flintshire: "The school adopted a vindictive attitude towards Miss Mill that badly affected her health both mentally and physically, an attitude which forced her to resign.
By filing this vindictive lawsuit against Oracle and Mark Hurd, the HP board is acting with utter disregard for that partnership, our joint customers, and their own shareholders and employees.