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Definitions of retribution:
  • noun:   the act of correcting for your wrongdoing
  • noun:   a justly deserved penalty
  • noun:   the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life
    Example: "The swiftness of divine retribution"

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