how to pronounce retribution


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retribution is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of retribution in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and not to seek retribution this is …”

meanings of retribution


  1. Punishment inflicted in the spirit of moral outrage or personal vengeance.

retribution frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word retribution occurs in english on average 2.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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