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used in Henry IV, Part 1

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the act of taking revenge

(Revenge means to harm someone to get them back for something harmful that they have done.)
  • A plague of all cowards, I say, and a vengeance too! marry, and amen!
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Eastcheap. A Room in the Boar's-Head Tavern (22% in)
  • ] I know not whether God will have it so, For some displeasing service I have done, That, in His secret doom, out of my blood He'll breed revengement and a scourge for me; But thou dost, in thy passages of life, Make me believe that thou art only mark'd For the hot vengeance and the rod of Heaven To punish my mistreadings.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — London. A Room in the Palace (7% in)

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