Take revenge - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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take revenge (against someone) and seek revenge (against someone); get revenge against someone; take revenge (on someone) (for something)
to get even with someone. Linda planned to take revenge against Ellen. I intend to take revenge on Paul for what he did. I will not seek revenge.
References in periodicals archive
PSYCHOLOGIST Dr Prem Misra said there was clear evidence that women are more likely than men to want to take revenge
He announced that blood of workers will not go waste and people will take revenge
in this respect.