Synonyms of retaliation in English:

retaliation


See definition of retaliation

noun

1‘the bombing was in retaliation for a rebel raid on two border villages’

SYNONYMS

revenge, vengeance, reprisal, retribution, requital, recrimination, an eye for an eye, an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth, getting even, redress, repayment, payback

response, reaction, reply, reciprocation, counterattack, counterstroke, comeback, tit for tat, measure for measure, blow for blow

lex talionis

rare ultion, a Roland for an Oliver