Synonyms of retribution in English:


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1‘the assassins were cornered, awaiting inevitable retribution’

punishment, penalty, nemesis, fate, doom, one's just deserts, due reward, just reward, wages
justice, retributive justice, poetic justice, judgement, reckoning
revenge, reprisal, requital, retaliation, payback, vengeance, an eye for an eye, an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth, tit for tat, measure for measure
redress, reparation, restitution, recompense, repayment, damages, satisfaction, remedy, comeback, atonement, amends
informal one's comeuppance
archaic measure