What does the word revenge mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Revenger.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Revengeful.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To take revenge for; retaliate.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The returning of injury for injury.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Revengely.

Usage examples for revenge

  1. He is bound in honor to give me a chance for revenge.... – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  2. It was rather a complete revenge upon him of fate, wasn't it? – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  3. I would revenge of thee. – The Maids Tragedy by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher