Synonyms for Vengeance:


act (noun)
counteraction (noun)
an eye for an eye.
retaliation (noun)
retaliation, response, reciprocation, counteraction, reprisal, measure for measure, retort, exchange, retribution, revenge, return, counterblow, countercharge, reparation.
retaliation for another's act (noun)
retribution, reprisal, return, counterblow, revenge, tit for tat.
revenge (noun)
redress, punishment, restitution.


revenge (verb)
comeback, vendetta.

Other synonyms:

counterattack. tit for tat. Other relevant words:
measure for measure, vendetta, a tooth for a tooth, counterattack, an eye for an eye, like for like.

Usage examples for vengeance

  1. Shall the blood of Apaecides yet cry for vengeance – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Only as you say, old Jessup loves gold better than vengeance – Norston's Rest by Ann S. Stephens
  3. But she held on with a vengeance – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins