Synonyms and Antonyms of retaliation
the act or an instance of responding to an injury with an injury police believe that the murder was in retaliation for an earlier gangland execution Synonyms of retaliation payback, reprisal, requital, revenge, retribution, vengeanceWords Related to retaliation counter, counterattack, counteroffensive; castigation, chastisement, correction; desert(s), discipline, nemesis, penalty, punishment, wrath; amends, compensation, indemnification, indemnity, quittance, recompense, recoupment, redress, remuneration, reparation(s), restitutionNear Antonyms of retaliation clemency, grace, leniency, lenity, mercy; forgiveness, pardon, remission
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