One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he declined to be named for fear of reprisal’
retaliation, counterattack, counterstroke, comeback
revenge, vengeance, retribution, requital, recrimination, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, tit for tat, getting even, redress, repayment, payback
informal a taste of one's own medicine
rare ultion, a Roland for an Oliver
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