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WHAT DOES VENDETTA MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Definition of vendetta in the English dictionary
The definition of vendetta in the dictionary is a private feud, originally between Corsican or Sicilian families, in which the relatives of a murdered person seek vengeance by killing the murderer or some member of his family. Other definition of vendetta is any prolonged feud, quarrel, etc.
The translations of vendetta from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «vendetta» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VENDETTA» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «vendetta» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «vendetta» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about vendetta
5 QUOTES WITH «VENDETTA»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word vendetta.
Ahmed Ben Bella
Peace does not include a vendetta; there will be neither winners nor losers.
I've got a vendetta to destroy the Net, to make everyone go to the library. I love the organic thing of pen and paper, ink on canvas. I love going down to the library, the feel and smell of books.
I have no personal vendetta against Clarence Thomas. I seek only to provide the committee with information which it may regard as relevant.
When you have no one to answer to, vendetta as investment strategy is as legitimate as anything.
I don't want to pass a punitive law, or use politics as a vendetta.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VENDETTA»
Discover the use of vendetta in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to vendetta and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
V for Vendetta
In a near-future Britain ruled by a totalitarian regime, Evey is rescued from certain death by a masked vigilante calling himself "V," a beguiling and charismatic figure who launches a one-man crusade against government tyranny and ...
Alan Moore, David Lloyd, 2008
The prejudice of the vendetta will, for a long time, prevent the supremacy of the
laws in Corsica," he added, speaking to himself. "It must, however, be destroyed,
at all hazards." Bonaparte remained silent for a moment, and Lucien made a sign
Honoré de Balzac, 1864
And now they have returned. VENDETTA In the bestselling tradition of Metamorphosis and The Lost Years, here is the newest Star Trek ® Giant Novel, a story of vengeance and obsession.
Peter David, 2000
Vendetta: The True Story of the Largest Lynching in U.S. History
The book on which the film with Christopher Walken was based.
Richard Gambino, 2000
Vendetta: A Story of One Forgotten
Books for All Kinds of Readers.
Marie Corelli, 2009
V for Vendetta: From Script to Film
A comprehensive behind-the-scenes chronicle of the movie V for Vendetta, which is based on the popular cult graphic novel of the same name, V for Vendetta: From Script to Film will contain production ephemera including: storyboard art, ...
Spencer Lamm, Sharon Bray, 2006
A young veterinarian suspects a family enemy of sabotaging her business.
Roxanne Rustand, 2008
Vendetta: An Aurelio Zen Mystery
In this, the first novel he appears in, Zen himself has been assigned to do some law bending.
Michael Dibdin, 2012
Five years ago, Myra's pregnant daughter was killed by a hit-and-run driver--the playboy son of an ambassador with diplomatic immunity.
Fern Michaels, 2006
From then on, they have only one purpose in life: a VENDETTA against the Union officer. Their cat-and-mouse game finally reaches its climax in East Texas. Will this be their final performance?
Ardath Mayhar, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VENDETTA»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term vendetta is used in the context of the following news items.
'Vendetta' details the white-hot feud between Bobby Kennedy and …
The long, bitter, and often public conflict between Robert Kennedy and Jimmy Hoffa is the subject of journalist James Neff's compelling new book, Vendetta. «Christian Science Monitor, Jul 15»
Furlong had vendetta against journalist:lawyer
... says that after the story was published, Furlong made multiple statements implying Robinson had fabricated what she wrote because of a personal vendetta. «Vernon Morning Star, Jun 15»
Congress calls probe into Robert Vadra's land deals 'political vendetta'
Congress on Friday described as "political vendetta" the move of BJP government in Haryana to set up a judicial commission to probe various land deals, ... «Daily News & Analysis, May 15»
Vadra hopes probe into land deal will not be used for vendetta
Meanwhile, Union Home Minster Rajnath Singh today said BJP does not practice vendetta politics, a statement that comes against the backdrop of Haryana ... «Times of India, May 15»
'Modi govt is doing politics of vendetta': Amethi food park issue again …
Alleging that "politics of vendetta" was being resorted to either by cancelling or not proceeding ahead with projects cleared by the erstwhile UPA regime, ... «Firstpost, May 15»
HotCopper denies involvement in alleged Phytotech hacker vendetta
Mr Smith claimed an individual at HotCopper "has a vendetta against me and was behind an orchestrated campaign of defamatory remarks against myself and ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Feb 15»
Kathleen Wynne questions if Harper has 'vendetta' against Ontario
TORONTO – Ontario's premier hopes Prime Minister Stephen Harper doesn't have a “vendetta” against the people of the province, saying the well-being of ... «MetroNews Canada, Dec 14»
Trinamool, BJP slugfest in Bengal: Congress cautious, says political …
But at the same time one should not work with political vendetta." On Mamata Banerjee maintaining that when TMC leader Madan Mitra can be arrested only ... «Firstpost, Dec 14»
Hartford Firefighter Was Almost 3 Times Legal Limit: Cops
Police say 41 year old Jeffrey Vendetta had a blood alcohol level almost three times the legal limit when he fled the scene of an accident in Farmington. «NBC Connecticut, Nov 14»
Sacking of Beniwal a Classic Case of Political Vendetta: Cong
"Any definition in any dictionary which possibly proscribes political vendetta then this is a classic case. You have an elderly lady who was Governor of Gujarat. «The New Indian Express, Aug 14»
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