Synonyms of tit for tat in English:

tit for tat

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1‘the routine diplomatic tit for tat when countries expel each other's envoys’


retaliation, reprisal, counterattack, counterstroke, comeback

revenge, vengeance, retribution, requital, recrimination, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, as good as one gets, getting even, redress, repayment, payback

lex talionis

informal a taste of someone's own medicine

rare ultion, a Roland for an Oliver