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vengeance
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

5 uses
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Definition
the act of taking revenge

(Revenge means to harm someone to get them back for something harmful that they have done.)
  • He doubted not that she had come to wreak her vengeance also, and to deal her blow like the rest.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (90% in)
  • —"But no, that would not be worthy of us; no, vengeance! let us combat until the end," he repeated to himself; "the power of poetry over people is great; I will bring them back.
    1.1.5 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 5 — Quasimodo (40% in)
  • Hence, the "public prosecution" satisfied, as the bigwigs of the law still express it in their jargon, the turn came of a thousand private vengeances.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (55% in)
  • "Vengeance!" shouted Clopin.
    2.10.4 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 4 — An Awkward Friend (95% in)
  • Gudule! here is the gypsy! take your vengeance!
    2.11.1 — Vol 2 Bk 11 Chpt 1 — The Little Shoe (42% in)

There are no more uses of "vengeance" in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

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