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avenging
Definition:
Of or pertaining to retribution; of the nature of retribution; involving retribution or repayment; as, retributive justice; retributory comforts.

Synonyms:

adjective
retaliatory
retaliatory, reciprocating, vengeful, retributive.
vengeful
unforgiving, vengeful, retaliatory, restitutive.
noun
avenging
reciprocal, vindicatory, retributory, retributive.
revenge
reprisal, ruthlessness, avengment, spitefulness, counterplay, sortie, counterinsurgency.
verb
punishing
distressing, confining, Castigating, Afflicting, Pillorying, Fining, agonizing, Keelhauling, executing, trying, Sentencing, reprising, Correcting, Chastising, Crucifying, Persecuting, Disciplining, lambasting, chastening, judging, penalizing, Imprisoning, Incarcerating, punishing, Burdening, anguishing.
retaliating
Exchanging, Retaliating, Responding, Retorting, Repaying, countering, returning fire, countercharging, Revenging, Counteracting, redressing, reciprocating.
revenging
punishing, Retaliating, Counteracting, Revenging, redressing.
vindicating
forgiving, Dismissing, Pardoning, Exonerating, Absolving, clearing, Vindicating, Refuting, Acquitting, Apologizing, Exculpating, Excusing, Mitigating.
Examples of usage:
  1. Finally he gave a faint single rap, and Pepper- such was the compromising name of the avenging boy- announced " Mr. Gargery!" – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  2. States have such shipwrecks, in which avenging Fate seems to say to those who have sacrificed all for wealth, " Thy money perish with thee." – Modern Society by Julia Ward Howe
  3. He appeared to Alfred an avenging nemesis. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  4. Still we find in it similar rights and duties, especially common religious rites and the right of avenging the death of a phrator. – The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State by Frederick Engels

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