avenger, defender, revenge


  • vindicate

    If a person is vindicated, their ideas, decisions, or actions—once considered wrong—are proved correct or not to be blamed.

  • vindictive

    If you are vindictive, you want to take revenge upon someone who has done something bad to you.

  • vindication

    the act of vindicating or defending against criticism or censure etc.

  • vindictiveness

    a malevolent desire for revenge

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