settle a/the score

idiom

: to harm or punish someone who caused one harm

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“Settle a/the score.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/settle%20a%2Fthe%20score. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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