I knew you were gloomy, and always brooding over some old history of the vendetta; and I overlooked that in Italy, because in Italy those things are thought nothing of.
From this moment I declare the vendetta against you, so protect yourself as well as you can, for the next time we meet your last hour has come.’
"No, your excellency," returned Bertuccio; "it was a vendetta followed by restitution."
The Corsican, who had declared the vendetta against me, who had followed me from Nimes to Paris, who had hid himself in the garden, who had struck me, had seen me dig the grave, had seen me inter the child,—he might become acquainted with your person,—nay, he might even then have known it.
But did he know what was meant by the terrible word ’vendetta’?"
There are no more uses of "vendetta" in the book.
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My math teacher had a vendetta against me and as proof I offer the fact that I had not been told about Wednesday’s test.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
Winters has some crazy vendetta against people who smoke.