revenge oneself on

Definition of revenge oneself on

formal
:to do something to hurt (someone who has hurt one, a loved one, etc.)
  • She vowed to revenge herself on her father's killer.

Word by Word Definitions

revenge play
  1. : to avenge (oneself or another) usually by retaliating in kind or degree

  2. : to inflict injury in return for

  1. : a desire for vengeance or retribution

  2. : an act or instance of retaliating in order to get even

  3. : an opportunity for getting satisfaction

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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