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Definition of vendictive

"vendictive" is probably misspelled. Trying vindictive instead Definition of vindictive

1. vindictive [ a ] disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge
Examples: "more vindictive than jealous love"- Shakespeare "punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature"- M.R.Cohen

Synonyms vindictive vengeful revengeful Related Terms unforgiving

2. vindictive [ a ] showing malicious ill will and a desire to hurt; motivated by spite
Examples: "a despiteful fiend" "a truly spiteful child" "a vindictive man will look for occasions for resentment"

Used in print:

(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)

You have unwittingly set_in_motion forces so malign , so vindictive , that it would be downright inhumane of me not to warn you about them .

Synonyms spiteful vindictive despiteful Related Terms malicious

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