Definition of revenge verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

revenge

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they revenge
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒ//
 
he / she / it revenges
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒɪz//
 
past simple revenged
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒd//
 
past participle revenged
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒd//
 
-ing form revenging
BrE BrE//rɪˈvendʒɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvendʒɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French revencher, from late Latin revindicare, from re- (expressing intensive force) + vindicare ‘claim, avenge’. Phrasal Verbsrevenge yourself on somebody
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: revenge