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Vocabulary: envy, jealousy; revenge.
Among negative emotions and feelings, we all know about envy, covetousness and jealousy which lead to revenge and retaliations.
These are terrible forms of violence.
An act of revenge
An act of vengeance
|To avenge somebody/ something|
|To get one's revenge on somebody|
To take revenge on somebody for something
|In revenge for|
|To seek revenge for|
To revenge oneself
To get one's own back
|Envy/ envious/ enviously|
|To make somebody envious|
|To envy somebody for something|
|To arouse envy|
|To covet/ covetousness|
|Jealousy/ to be jealous of something/ somebody|
|Green with envy|
|A rival/ rivalry|
|To take reprisals against somebody|
As a reprisal for
In retaliation for
|To give somebody tit for tat|
A family feud
- To give somebody a dose of their own medicine/ To pay somebody back/ to get even with.
- It's tit for tat!
Retaliation: a voodoo doll...
For "revenge" as for everything, moderation should be respected! I give you THE FORCE and thank you for working with me!
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