venge

[venj]

Origin of venge

1250–1300; Middle English vengen < Old French veng(i)er < Latin vindicāre; see vindicate
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British Dictionary definitions for venges

venge

verb
  1. (tr) an archaic word for avenge

Word Origin for venge

C13: from Old French venger, from Latin vindicāre; see vindicate
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Word Origin and History for venges

venge

v.

"avenge," c.1300, from Old French vengier, from Latin vindicare (see vindication). Related: Venged; venging.

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