Poetic Justice.

poetic justice

noun

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Simple Definition of poetic justice

: a result or occurrence that seems proper because someone who has done bad things to other people is being harmed or punished

    

Full Definition of poetic justice

:  an outcome in which vice is punished and virtue rewarded usually in a manner peculiarly or ironically appropriate

See poetic justice defined for English-language learners

Examples of poetic justice in a sentence

After the way he treated his staff, it was poetic justice that he lost his job.

Stay Blessed : Dee 🙂

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