retribution

Retribution vs Deterrence - What's the difference?

retribution | deterrence |


As nouns the difference between retribution and deterrence

is that retribution is remuneration, reward while deterrence is the act of deterring, or the state of being deterred.

Retribution vs Spite - What's the difference?

retribution | spite |


As nouns the difference between retribution and spite

is that retribution is remuneration, reward while spite is ill will or hatred toward another, accompanied with the disposition to irritate, annoy, or thwart; a desire to vex or injure; petty malice; grudge; rancor.

As a verb spite is

to treat maliciously; to try to injure or thwart.

As a preposition spite is

notwithstanding; despite.

Retribution vs Avenge - What's the difference?

retribution | avenge |


As nouns the difference between retribution and avenge

is that retribution is remuneration, reward while avenge is a vengeance; a revenge.

As a verb avenge is

to take vengeance (for); to exact satisfaction for by punishing the injuring party; to vindicate by inflicting pain or evil on a wrongdoer.

Execute vs Retribution - What's the difference?

execute | retribution |


As a verb execute

is .

As a noun retribution is

remuneration, reward.

Retribution vs Expiation - What's the difference?

retribution | expiation |


As nouns the difference between retribution and expiation

is that retribution is remuneration, reward while expiation is an act of atonement for a sin or wrongdoing.

Retribution vs Restitute - What's the difference?

retribution | restitute |


As nouns the difference between retribution and restitute

is that retribution is remuneration, reward while restitute is that which is restored or offered in place of something; a substitute.

As a verb restitute is

to restore (something) to its former condition.

Retribution vs Destitute - What's the difference?

retribution | destitute |


As a noun retribution

is remuneration, reward.

As an adjective destitute is

lacking something; devoid; especially lacking money; poor, impoverished, poverty-stricken.

Retribution vs Vindicated - What's the difference?

retribution | vindicated |


As a noun retribution

is remuneration, reward.

As a verb vindicated is

(vindicate).

As an adjective vindicated is

justified, avenged or cleared of blame.

Retribution vs Venge - What's the difference?

retribution | venge |


As a noun retribution

is remuneration, reward.

As a verb venge is

(obsolete) to avenge; to punish; to revenge.

Morality vs Retribution - What's the difference?

morality | retribution |


As nouns the difference between morality and retribution

is that morality is (uncountable) recognition]] of the distinction between good and evil or between right and wrong; respect for and obedience to the rules of right conduct; the mental disposition or characteristic of [[behave|behaving in a manner intended to produce morally good results while retribution is remuneration, reward.

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