paying back

paying back
a reciprocal group action

in return we gave them as good as we got

Syn: ↑return, ↑getting even
Hypernyms: ↑group action
Hyponyms: ↑requital, ↑payment, ↑retaliation, ↑revenge, ↑reciprocation, ↑tit for tat

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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