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gets even (for)

phrase
present tense third-person singular of get even (for)

Synonyms & Antonyms of gets even (for)

to punish in kind the wrongdoer responsible for
  • He took measures to get even for the theft of his school lunch.

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gets down (to)

gets even (for)

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“Gets even (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gets%20even%20%28for%29. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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