avenge


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Synonyms for avenge

get revenge for

Synonyms

  • get revenge for
  • revenge
  • repay
  • retaliate for
  • take revenge for
  • hit back for
  • requite
  • pay (someone) back for
  • get even for
  • even the score for
  • get your own back for
  • take vengeance for
  • take satisfaction for
  • pay (someone) back in his or her own coin for

Synonyms for avenge

to exact revenge for or from

Synonyms for avenge

take revenge for a perceived wrong

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The nation will avenge in the elections the troubles it was subjected to during the past 70 years.
Lahore [Pakistan], December 16 ( ANI ): The 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind, Hafiz Saeed, wants to "liberate" Kashmir to avenge the defeat of Pakistan in the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971, which led to the creation of Bangladesh.
They observed that the appellant had murdered Nadia in order to take avenge, therefore, such people could be given any leniency.
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The tragedy has resulted in the clustering of the Maranaw into three separate groups of professionals, topnotch lawyers, religious and cultural leaders, bonded by the common desire to avenge and seek retribution for the pillage of Marawi.
Mathews Flanagan lightweight Saturday, ECHO Arena "What a story it would be if Mathews was to avenge his loss to Flanagan and win the world title.
LAHORE -- Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Syed Yousuf Raza Gillani said that his son Ali Haider Gillani was kidnapped to avenge the Swat Operation.
Avenge will screen at the 2014 IFS Film Festival on May 31 @ 8:00pm.
Pakistan: The Pakistani Taliban on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack at a police station in Peshawar that killed two people, saying it was to avenge Osama bin Laden s death.
According to police, the killer has been identified as Vijay alias Ram Singh, who killed second year graduation student to avenge humiliation of having been slapped by the girl for stalking her.
Police said this was a revenge attack by the Lashker- e- Tayyeba terrorists who had vowed to avenge the killing of their operative Mohammad Shafi Gujjar who was the uncle of LeT district commander Habib Salman.
In Genesis 4 Cain is terrified others will kill him to avenge Abel's murder, and a few verses later Cain's descendant brags he will avenge any attack 77-fold.
Kassem Says Hizbullah Will Deliver on Its Promise to Avenge Death of Moghnieh
The Islamic Jihad militant group claimed responsibility for the rocket fire and vowed to launch more attacks against Israel to avenge the killing of the two fighters, one of whom was a member of its military wing.