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  1. avenge

    • IPA[əˈvenj]

    美式

    • v.
      inflict harm in return for (an injury or wrong done to oneself or another);inflict harm on behalf of (oneself or someone else previously wronged or harmed)
    • verb: avenge, 3rd person present: avenges, gerund or present participle: avenging, past tense: avenged, past participle: avenged

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. inflict harm in return for (an injury or wrong done to oneself or another) his determination to avenge the murder of his brother they are eager to avenge last year's Super Bowl defeat
    • inflict harm on behalf of (oneself or someone else previously wronged or harmed) we must avenge our dead she avenged herself after he broke off their engagement
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    • IPA[əˈvɛn(d)ʒ]

    英式

    • v.
      inflict harm in return for (an injury or wrong done to oneself or another): he vowed in silent fervour to avenge their murders

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