Definition of Revenging

1. a. Executing revenge; revengeful.



Definition of Revenging

1. Verb. (present participle of revenge) ¹

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Definition of Revenging

1. revenge [v] - See also: revenge

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Revenging

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revenging (current term)
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Literary usage of Revenging

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1. The Life of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini, John Addington Symonds (1889)
"... I was within an inch of revenging my father on Messer Jacopo Salviati, who had grievously injured him, according to my father's frequent complaints. ..."

2. The Poetical Works of John Dryden by John Dryden (1909)
"... after which Ulysses, having made him drunk, when he was asleep, thrust a great firebrand into his eye, and so, revenging his dead followers, ..."

3. The History of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI by William Robertson, T. Cadell, Arthur Matthew Connolly, En Dieu est tout (1781)
"... and to afford th?m an BooK opportunity of revenging their wrongs. James, '• who was not ignorant that all ..."

4. Goldsmith's Roman History: Abridged by Himself, for the Use of Schools by Oliver Goldsmith (1825)
"... insisted upon revenging the late emperor's death, whose memory was still dear to them from his frequent liberalities. 8. So disagreeable a constraint ..."

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