revenge is a dish best served cold

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Etymology[edit]

From revenge, to be, a, dish, best, to serve, cold.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ɹɪ.ˈvɛnd͡ʒ ɪz ə ˈdɪʃ ˈbɛst ˈsɜːvd ˈkəʊld/

Proverb[edit]

revenge is a dish best served cold

  1. Emotional detachment is preferable when taking revenge.

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