Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Vengeful.
  • adj. Prompted by or characterised by revenge; severe, cruel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Revengeful; deserving revenge.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being or deserving to be revenged.
  • Characterized by revengefulness; entertaining or displaying a desire for revenge; vengeful.
  • Terrible; dreadful; awful; extraordinary: a hyperbolical use.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Anglo-Norman vengable.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.