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Definition 1: compensate; make the score equal - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for get even in the sense of this definition

(get even is a kind of ...) gain points in a game

"The home team scored many times" "He hit a home run" "He hit .300 in the past season"

Definition 2: take revenge or even out a score - [verb of competition]

Samples where get even or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I cannot accept the defeat--I want to get even

Synonyms for get even in the sense of this definition

(get even is a kind of ...) take revenge for a perceived wrong

"He wants to avenge the murder of his brother"

(... is a kind of get even ) take vengeance on or get even

"We'll get them!" "That'll fix him good!" "This time I got him"

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