vengeful

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venge·ful

 (vĕnj′fəl)
adj.
1. Desiring vengeance; vindictive: epidemics seen as acts of a vengeful God.
2. Characterized by or stemming from a desire for revenge: a vengeful attack by a spurned lover; vengeful anger.
3. Serving to exact vengeance: a vengeful sword.

venge′ful·ly adv.
venge′ful·ness n.

vengeful

(ˈvɛndʒfʊl)
adj
1. desiring revenge; vindictive
2. characterized by or indicating a desire for revenge: a vengeful glance.
3. inflicting or taking revenge: with vengeful blows.
ˈvengefully adv
ˈvengefulness n

venge•ful

(ˈvɛndʒ fəl)

adj.
1. desiring or seeking vengeance; vindictive.
2. characterized by or showing a vindictive spirit.
[1580–90; shortened form of revengeful]
venge′ful•ly, adv.
venge′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vengeful - disposed to seek revenge or intended for revengevengeful - disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge; "more vindictive than jealous love"- Shakespeare; "punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature"- M.R.Cohen
unforgiving - unwilling or unable to forgive or show mercy; "a surly unforgiving old woman"

vengeful

adjective unforgiving, relentless, avenging, vindictive, punitive, implacable, spiteful, retaliatory, rancorous, thirsting for revenge, revengeful He was stabbed to death by his vengeful wife.

vengeful

adjective
Disposed to seek revenge:
Translations

vengeful

[ˈvendʒfʊl] ADJvengativo

vengeful

[ˈvɛndʒfʊl] adjvengeur/geresse

vengeful

adjrachsüchtig

vengeful

[ˈvɛndʒfʊl] adj (liter) → vendicativo/a
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