revanche

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See also: Revanche and revanché

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French revanche.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ɹəˈvæntʃ/, /ɹəˈvɑ̃ʃ/

Noun[edit]

revanche (countable and uncountable, plural revanches)

  1. Revenge or retaliation.
  2. The political policy of regaining lost territory.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal of revancher.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁə.vɑ̃ʃ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

revanche f (plural revanches)

  1. revenge; vengeance
  2. (sports, games etc.) rematch

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French revanche.

Noun[edit]

revanche f (plural revanches)

  1. revenge; vengeance
  2. (sports, games etc.) rematch

Further reading[edit]

  • revanche” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.