(noun) Any action taken by a wronged an individual or group to settle a dispute with another an individual or group outside of the legal system.
Example: A revenge killing.
Audio Pronunciation: (self-re·dress)
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- Plural: self-redresses
- Also called:
- right a wrong
- take revenge
- A (noun) self-redresser or (noun) self-redressor takes action to right a (adjective) redressable or (adjective) redressible wrong.