Vengeance vs. Avenge
Difference Between Vengeance and Avenge
Revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong.
A vengeance; a revenge.
Desire for revenge.
(transitive) To take vengeance (for); to exact satisfaction for by punishing the injuring party; to vindicate by inflicting pain or evil on a wrongdoer.to avenge the murder of his brother
the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life;Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the LordFor vengeance I would do nothing. This nation is too great to look for mere revengehe swore vengeance on the man who betrayed himthe swiftness of divine retribution
To take vengeance.
(archaic) To treat revengefully; to wreak vengeance on.
take revenge for a perceived wrong;He wants to avenge the murder of his brother