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Definition of Retribution

Retribution n. means: The act of retributing; repayment.

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Retribution n. means: The act of retributing; repayment.

Meaning of Retribution

Retribution (n.) means: The act of retributing; repayment.

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Retributory (a.): Of or pertaining to retribution; of the nature of retribution; involving retribution or repayment; as, retributive justice; retributory comforts.

Retribution (n.): The act of retributing; repayment.

Retributer (n.): One who makes retribution.

Render (v. t.): To inflict, as a retribution; to requite.

Refaction (n.): Recompense; atonement; retribution.

Vengement (n.): Avengement; penal retribution; vengeance.

Retribution (n.): Specifically, reward and punishment, as distributed at the general judgment.

Vengeance (n.): Punishment inflicted in return for an injury or an offense; retribution; -- often, in a bad sense, passionate or unrestrained revenge.

Punishment (n.): A penalty inflicted by a court of justice on a convicted offender as a just retribution, and incidentally for the purposes of reformation and prevention.

Retribution (n.): That which is given in repayment or compensation; return suitable to the merits or deserts of, as an action; commonly, condign punishment for evil or wrong.

Forgive (v. t.): To cease to feel resentment against, on account of wrong committed; to give up claim to requital from or retribution upon (an offender); to absolve; to pardon; -- said of the person offending.

Nemesis (n.): The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance.

Visitation (n.): Special dispensation; communication of divine favor and goodness, or, more usually, of divine wrath and vengeance; retributive calamity; retribution; judgment.

Visit (v. t.): To come to for the purpose of chastising, rewarding, comforting; to come upon with reward or retribution; to appear before or judge; as, to visit in mercy; to visit one in wrath.

Righteous (a.): Doing, or according with, that which is right; yielding to all their due; just; equitable; especially, free from wrong, guilt, or sin; holy; as, a righteous man or act; a righteous retribution.

Return (n.): The act of returning (transitive), or sending back to the same place or condition; restitution; repayment; requital; retribution; as, the return of anything borrowed, as a book or money; a good return in tennis.

Penalty (n.): Penal retribution; punishment for crime or offense; the suffering in person or property which is annexed by law or judicial decision to the commission of a crime, offense, or trespass.

Retaliation (n.): The act of retaliating, or of returning like for like; retribution; now, specifically, the return of evil for evil; e.g., an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.

Punish (v. t.): To impose a penalty upon; to afflict with pain, loss, or suffering for a crime or fault, either with or without a view to the offender's amendment; to cause to suffer in retribution; to chasten; as, to punish traitors with death; a father punishes his child for willful disobedience.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Retribution

Meaning of GET WHAT'S COMING

GET WHAT'S COMING means: Get what's coming is slang for to receive what one deserves, good or bad, but usually a retribution.

Meaning of UPZIDES WITH

UPZIDES WITH means: Upzides with is Dorset slang for retribution, getting even with.

Meaning of Retributory

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

Meaning of Retribution

Retribution means: The act of retributing; repayment.

Meaning of Retributer

Retributer means: One who makes retribution.

Meaning of Render

Render means: To inflict, as a retribution; to requite.

Meaning of Refaction

Refaction means: Recompense; atonement; retribution.

Meaning of Vengement

Vengement means: Avengement; penal retribution; vengeance.

Meaning of Retribution

Retribution means: Specifically, reward and punishment, as distributed at the general judgment.

Meaning of Vengeance

Vengeance means: Punishment inflicted in return for an injury or an offense; retribution; -- often, in a bad sense, passionate or unrestrained revenge.

Meaning of Punishment

Punishment means: A penalty inflicted by a court of justice on a convicted offender as a just retribution, and incidentally for the purposes of reformation and prevention.

Meaning of Retribution

Retribution means: That which is given in repayment or compensation; return suitable to the merits or deserts of, as an action; commonly, condign punishment for evil or wrong.

Meaning of Forgive

Forgive means: To cease to feel resentment against, on account of wrong committed; to give up claim to requital from or retribution upon (an offender); to absolve; to pardon; -- said of the person offending.

Meaning of Nemesis

Nemesis means: The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance.

Meaning of Visitation

Visitation means: Special dispensation; communication of divine favor and goodness, or, more usually, of divine wrath and vengeance; retributive calamity; retribution; judgment.

Meaning of Visit

Visit means: To come to for the purpose of chastising, rewarding, comforting; to come upon with reward or retribution; to appear before or judge; as, to visit in mercy; to visit one in wrath.

Meaning of Righteous

Righteous means: Doing, or according with, that which is right; yielding to all their due; just; equitable; especially, free from wrong, guilt, or sin; holy; as, a righteous man or act; a righteous retribution.

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