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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Revenge \Re*venge"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Revenged, p. pr. & vb. n. Revenging.] [OF. revengier, F. revancher; pref. re- re- + OF. vengier to avenge, revenge, F. venger, L. vindicare. See Vindicate, Vengerance, and cf. Revindicate.] 1. To inflict harm in return for, as an injury, insult, etc.; to exact satisfaction for, under a sense of injury; to avenge; -- followed either by the wrong received, or by the person or thing wronged, as the object, or by the reciprocal pronoun as direct object, and a preposition before the wrong done or the wrongdoer. [1913 Webster] To revenge the death of our fathers. --Ld. Berners. [1913 Webster] The gods are just, and will revenge our cause. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Come, Antony, and young Octavius, come, Revenge yourselves alone on Cassius. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To inflict injury for, in a spiteful, wrong, or malignant spirit; to wreak vengeance for maliciously. [1913 Webster] Syn: To avenge; vindicate. See Avenge. [1913 Webster]