What does vengeful mean?

Definitions for vengeful
ˈvɛndʒ fəlvenge·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. revengeful, vindictive, vengeful(adj)

    disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge

    "more vindictive than jealous love"- Shakespeare; "punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature"- M.R.Cohen

Wiktionary

  1. vengeful(Adjective)

    Vindictive or wanting vengeance.

    His chains now broken, the prisoner turned a vengeful eye toward his former captors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vengeful(adj)

    vindictive; retributive; revengeful

How to pronounce vengeful?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say vengeful in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vengeful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vengeful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of vengeful in a Sentence

  1. Avigdor Lieberman:

    I am not an vengeful man and I don't hold a grudge.

  2. Abdul Rahim:

    There are no local suspects. This is a feud between Myanmar people. It is not a religious conflict. These are only vengeful murders that were brought over here from Myanmar.

  3. Jackie Collins:

    A vicious hit, a vengeful enemy, a drug addled Colombian club owner and a sex crazed Italian family... the ever powerful Lucky Santangelo has to deal with them all. i like writing something that's going to make people laugh, but also turn them on at the same time.

  4. Thorsten J. Pattberg:

    A Greek invention, democracy is highly overrated. For starters, it never worked in Greece. The first philosophers were fascists and, even today, 2,500 years later, the 'cradle of Western civilization' remains an incompetent state. Roman emperors and a vengeful, authoritarian God are the true European success stories.

  5. Anonymous, As told in Women Who Run With the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes:

    A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, "I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, angry, violent one. The other wolf is the loving, compassionate one. The grandson asked him, Which wolf will win the fight in your heart? The grandfather answered, The one I feed.

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