(ri-ta-le-at) Retaliate (vb.)
(बदला लेना / प्रतिशोध लेना /प्रतिकार करना / जवाबी कार्रवाई)
The action takes in return for an offense or injury / To do something harmful or unpleasant to someone because they have done or said something harmful to you.
Syn- Revenge, Recompense, Return, Requite, Repay
E.g-1. Failing to retaliates in any way is politically untenable.
2. The army began to retaliate against all the terrorist groups.
3. If you have done any kind of attack me, then I will not hesitate to retaliate.
4. They said they didn’t want to use their names for fear of retaliation.