Definition of requite:
recoup, indemnify, quit, compensate, reward, avenge, refund, venge, redress, rejoin, settle with, connect, retort, remunerate, riposte, pay back, retaliate, return, wreak, reimburse, come back, recompense, give back, revenge, repay, forgiveness, punish, pay, vindicate, fix, reciprocate, satisfy, pay off.
Is it the characteristic of a great man to remember wrongs that have been done him, and not the part of a great and good man to remember benefits such as those that children receive from parents, and to requite them with honor and respect?- "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans", Clough, Arthur Hugh.
- "The Nibelungenlied", Unknown.
I cannot think but so good and honest a Man will make a worthy and honourable Knight, so rise up, Sir John Cockle: And, to support your State, and in some sort requite the Pleasure you have done us, a Thousand Marks a Year shall be your Revenue.- "The Toy Shop (1735) The King and the Miller of Mansfield (1737)", Robert Dodsley.