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Reprisal

Synonyms for reprisal:

Sense 1

comeuppance, counterattack.

Sense 2

requital, tit for tat.

Sense 6

lesson.

Other synonyms and related words:

indemnification, requital, redress, comeuppance, vendetta, satisfaction, restitution, Recoupment, compensation, indemnity, quittance, payback, recompense, counterattack.

compensation (noun)

quittance, Recoupment, indemnification, payment.

punishment (noun)

confinement, judgment, retribution, crucifixion, payment, persecution, punishment, execution, discipline, revenge, torture, anguish, castigation, incarceration, distress, fine, chastisement, verdict, sentence, penalty, affliction, agony, burden, forfeiture, correction, imprisonment, price.

retaliation (noun)

counterblow, reparation, retort, response, retaliation, return, countercharge, reciprocation, counteraction, vengeance, exchange.

retribution (noun)

counterattack.

revenge (noun)

counterblow, vengeance, requital, retaliation, retribution.

revenge (verb)

comeback, vendetta.

Usage examples for reprisal:

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