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Synonyms of getting even

Noun


1. return, paying back, getting even, group action

usage: a reciprocal group action; "in return we gave them as good as we got"

Verb


1. equalize, equalise, get even, score, hit, tally, rack up

usage: compensate; make the score equal

2. get even, get back, revenge, avenge, retaliate

usage: take revenge or even out a score; "I cannot accept the defeat--I want to get even"

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