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wreakrik(v.t)

  1. to inflict or execute (punishment, vengeance, etc.):

    to wreak havoc on the enemy.

  2. to carry out the promptings of (one's rage, ill humor, etc.), as on a victim or object:

    to wreak one's anger on subordinates.

Origin of wreak:

bef. 900; ME wreken, OE wrecan to avenge, c. OS wrekan, OHG rehhan, ON reka to drive, avenge, Go wrikan to persecute

wreak′er(n.)

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  1. Wreaker(noun)

    avenger

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