from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Full of or given to revenge.
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- adj. vengeful
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Full of, or prone to, revenge; vindictive; malicious; revenging; wreaking revenge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Full of revenge or a desire to inflict injury or pain for wrong received; harboring feelings of revenge; vindictive; resentful.
- Avenging; executing revenge; instrumental to revenge.
- Synonyms Unforgiving, implacable. See revenge, n., and avenge.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge
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With their warring videos — "I'm F ... king Matt Damon" by Sarah, and "I'm F ... king Ben Affleck" by a "revengeful" Jimmy, they've shown the world that it is possible for a celebrity couple to publicly hoot it up in Hollywood.
As far as I could understand, as I dressed myself, the house had been turned into a perfect lazaretto for the same class of fallen after dinner as myself, and among them I noticed, with a kind of revengeful joy, Gram the clerk, my hump-backed mischievous neighbour.
An eight-year-old boy had to pay with his life in east Delhi when his 'revengeful' aunt allegedly strangled him to teach his father a lesson for interfering in her marital life, the police said today.
August, 1712, a law was passed "prohibiting the importation or bringing into the province any Indian servants or slaves;"  but it was only intended as a check upon the introduction of the Tuscaroras and other "revengeful" Indians from South Carolina. [
The tears will turn into a sea of revengeful fire that burns everything.
She tells a riveting tale of tears and intrigue that includes veiled threats, a missing will, ransacked rooms, purloined possessions, revengeful relatives and re-established relationships.
“Look at how revengeful …” all talking about the other guy.
I faced a man with no remorse, but as I felt my revengeful hands reach for him, a student of Julia's touched my arm and gave me the strength to forgive him.
Feared and hunted by the powers in Rome, the lovers choose to die by their own hands as the triumphant armies of Antony's revengeful rival, Octavian, sweep into Egypt.
A new Syria will not be a revengeful Syria; we will follow the pattern of South Africa.