Pronunciation of Retribution
/ɹˌɛtɹɪbjˈuːʃən/, /ɹˌɛtɹɪbjˈuːʃən/, /ɹ_ˌɛ_t_ɹ_ɪ_b_j_ˈuː_ʃ_ə_n/
Antonyms for retribution:
Synonyms for retribution:
comeuppance, counterattack, tit for tat.
Other synonyms and related words:
payback for another's action (noun)
Usage examples for retribution:
- " The vengeance of Heaven,- retribution," Gelimer repeated in a hollow tone. - "The Scarlet Banner", Felix Dahn.
- Yet even he did not guess that the retribution he feared would fall, not upon that " tribe of Isaacs" thus established in English government, but upon the unfortunate Jewish people as a whole, from the German nation that Isaacs had gone to Paris to protect. - "Gilbert Keith Chesterton", Maisie Ward.
- A day of retribution must and will arrive. - "The Young Man's Guide", William A. Alcott.