Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary
retaliation
UK | US

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
retaliation /ri,tæli'eiʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự trả đũa, sự trả thù, sự trả miếng
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U] ~ (against sb/sth) (for sth) action that a person takes against sb who has harmed them in some way: retaliation against UN workers + The shooting may have been in retaliation for the arrest of the terrorist suspects.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

massive | swift | trade | nuclear

VERB + RETALIATION

bring, prompt, provoke
a casual remark that brought swift retaliation from her boyfriend
| threaten | fear

PREP.

in ~
He never said a single word in retaliation.
| in ~ for
They killed two men in retaliation for a bomb attack the previous day.
| ~ against
fearing retaliation against government troops
| ~ by/from
the possibility of retaliation by other governments
| ~ for
retaliation for the bombing of civilians

PHRASES

an act of retaliation



Random quote: By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.: Lao Tzu

Latest queries: spectacular, cold feet, pellet, inspected, liken, feeble-minded, armoire, bedchamber, wed, bonhomie, leads, penetrate, vendor, cajun, entailed, homophone, climax, metamorphosis, brittany, retaliation,

Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news