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retaliate

US [rɪˈtælˌieɪt]
UK [rɪˈtælieɪt]
  • v.报复;反击;复仇
  • Web打击报复;回敬;报仇
Simple Present:retaliates  Present Participle:retaliating  Past Tense:retaliated  
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报复;反击;复仇to do sth harmful to sb because they have harmed you first
to retaliate against an attack
对攻击进行还击
The boy hit his sister, who retaliated by kicking him.
男孩打了他妹妹,妹妹则回敬了他一脚。

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