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  Definition of Retribution
  1. the act of correcting for your wrongdoing
  2. the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life; "Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord"--Romans 12:19; "For vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great
  3. a justly deserved penalty
Similar Words: vengeance, payback, requital

 

Derivational Morphology: pay back, pay off, get, fix

 

Anagrams: boutonniere

 

 
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