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Retribution

Ret`ri`bu´tion
n.1.The act of retributing; repayment.
2.That which is given in repayment or compensation; return suitable to the merits or deserts of, as an action; commonly, condign punishment for evil or wrong.
3.Specifically, reward and punishment, as distributed at the general judgment.
Noun1.retribution - a justly deserved penalty
Synonyms: requital
2.retribution - the act of correcting for your wrongdoing
3.retribution - 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"--Romans 12:19; "For vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great to look for mere revenge"--James Garfield; "he swore vengeance on the man who betrayed him"; "the swiftness of divine retribution"
Synonyms: vengeance, payback

RETRIBUTION. 1. That which is given to another to recompense him for what has been received from him; as a rent for the hire of a house. 2. A salary paid to a person for his services. 3. The distribution of rewards and punishments.

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