retributory Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective satellite of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
retaliatory; retributive; relatiative; vindicatory.
- retributive justice demands an eye for an eye
adjective satellite given or inflicted in requital according to merits or deserts
- retributive justice
Re*trib"u*tive, Re*trib"u*to*ry adjective
Of or pertaining to retribution; of the nature of retribution; involving retribution or repayment; as, retributivejustice; retributorycomforts.
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