revengeful


re·venge·ful

adjective \ri-ˈvenj-fəl\

Definition of REVENGEFUL

:  full of or prone to revenge :  determined to get even
re·venge·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
re·venge·ful·ness noun

Examples of REVENGEFUL

  1. <the minister urged his congregation to be less revengeful and more forgiving in spirit>

First Known Use of REVENGEFUL

1570

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