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venge

[venj] /vɛndʒ/
verb (used with object), venged, venging. Archaic.
1.
to avenge.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English vengen < Old French veng(i)er < Latin vindicāre; see vindicate
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venge

/vɛndʒ/
verb
1.
(transitive) an archaic word for avenge
Word Origin
C13: from Old French venger, from Latin vindicāre; see vindicate
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Word Origin and History for venge
v.

"avenge," c.1300, from Old French vengier, from Latin vindicare (see vindication). Related: Venged; venging.

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