a justly deserved penalty
the act of correcting for your wrongdoing
the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life;
"Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord"
"For vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great to look for mere revenge"
"he swore vengeance on the man who betrayed him"
"the swiftness of divine retribution"
- Restitution is more important than retribution.
- His right hand suddenly ordered divine retribution to stand by.
- Then it's like Orr wearing a face shield while dishing out retribution.
- The French were in a state of postwar shock and clamoring for fearful retribution.
He was devoured..in retribution for his tyranny.出自： P. L. Fermor
Fear of divine retribution.出自： R. Fraser