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vengeance
used in The Lords of Discipline

4 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.)
  • Sophomores were dangerous in their vengeance.
    Chapter 1.11 (48% in)
  • Then it was the Corps in a single voice thundering a message of violent condolence, of inchoate vengeance.
    Chapter 3.28 (89% in)
  • For others, the room represented the first time in their young lives that they were required to function as agents of vengeance, as factotums and enforcers of a strict, intransigent code of ethics.
    Chapter 4.41 (34% in)
  • I was studying what special gifts I could bring to the subject of vengeance.
    Chapter 4.42 (4% in)

There are no more uses of "vengeance" in The Lords of Discipline.

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