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avenge
used in Middlemarch

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take revenge for a perceived wrong
  • Later in the evening, however, Raffles overtook him in the street, and appearing either to have forgotten the roughness of his former reception or to intend avenging it by a forgiving familiarity, greeted him jovially and walked by his side, remarking at first on the pleasantness of the town and neighborhood.
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (74% in)

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