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vendetta

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Definition a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • ...and then Augustus said, "Hazel and I are going to watch V for Vendetta so she can see her filmic doppelganger, mid-two thousands Natalie Portman."
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
vendetta = a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • He bent at the waist and snatched up V for Vendetta.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • vendetta = a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • V for Vendetta, I mean.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • vendetta = a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • Like V for Vendetta Natalie Portman.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • vendetta = a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • The next afternoon, I drove over to Gus's house and ate peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwiches with his parents and told them stories about Amsterdam while Gus napped on the living room couch, where we'd watched V for Vendetta.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • vendetta = a long-lasting disagreement in which one side tries to harm the other
  • It's all very well for her, since her "vendetta" lies in the "fact."
    Luigi Pirandello  --  Six Characters in Search of an Author
  • Yet Johnnie knew better than another the vast, silent, secret network of hate that draws about the victim in a mountain vendetta.
    Grace MacGowan Cooke  --  The Power and the Glory
  • He killed a man cold-bloodedly, in pursuance of some sordid vendetta in the underworld of prostitutes and pimps.
    Albert Camus  --  The Stranger
  • Do we have to start a vendetta against Rita Skeeter as well?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • I can't very well say it's so I can carry out my own personal vendetta against Snow.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • He declared a vendetta against all dogs.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • There were no quarrels with Edward the Great, only vendettas.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Without leaving her with a vendetta, an urge to go public, anything but fond memories.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Maybe Bastian exacts some final vendetta; maybe Frederick goes looking for his only way out.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • What they did was not simply a removal from office, it was a blood vendetta and for many months I could not talk about either man without becoming enraged.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • However, even with my vendetta against Ambrose, I still had a great deal of time on my hands.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Vendetta, Vittoria thought, and for the first time in her life understood.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Now, as part of this vendetta, funds to the college were being cut.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Don't start on one of your vendettas, Alex."
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • It involved a single man with a vendetta against old enemies, a killer who had long since fled from the island.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum

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