Definitions for retaliatory

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word retaliatory

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. retaliatory, relatiative, retributive, retributory, vindicatory(adj)

    of or relating to or having the nature of retribution

    "retributive justice demands an eye for an eye"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. retaliatory(Adjective)

    Relating to or part of a retaliation.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Retaliatory(adj)

    tending to, or involving, retaliation; retaliative; as retaliatory measures


Find a translation for the retaliatory definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these retaliatory definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"retaliatory." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for retaliatory? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for retaliatory:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.