take (one's) revenge

idiom

: to hurt someone in return for being hurt by that person
He swore to take (his) revenge on his enemies.

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“Take (one's) revenge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20%28one%27s%29%20revenge. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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