296 - Vindictive

Vindictive : Adj

  1. ​showing a strong and unreasonable desire to harm or upset somebody because you think that they have harmed you (Oxford)
  2. having or showing a wish to harm someone because you think that they harmed you; unwilling to forgive (Cambridge)

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Sentence (s)

  1. He accused her of being vindictive. (Oxford)
  2. She liked to believe that she wasn’t vindictive by nature. (Oxford)
  3. In the movie "Cape Fear", a lawyer's family is threatened by a vindictive former prisoner. (Cambridge)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • accused her of being vindictive
  • vindictive by nature
  • a vindictive former prisoner

Synonym(s)

  1. Spiteful
  2. Vengeful

Antonym(s)

  1. Compassionate
  2. Merciful

Word Family

  1. Vindictiveness