take revenge

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See: retaliate
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Some, when they take revenge, are desirous, the party should know, whence it cometh.
Those taking revenge from me should take revenge from those who have abrogated the constitution twice.
Mr Petitjean, who is worried his daughter may have been radicalised, said: "She is able to take revenge on an innocent, a police officer, a woman, anyone.