1. a justly deserved penalty

Similar word(s): requital

Definition categories: possession, penalty

2. the act of correcting for your wrongdoing

Definition categories: act, correction, rectification

3. the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life

- the swiftness of divine retribution

Similar word(s): payback, vengeance

Definition categories: act, retaliation, revenge