To lower in pride; make modest or humble in mind
To overcome, as by persuasion or training; control
To chastise is to scold someone severely for bad behavior or even to punish someone by beating the person.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To hold back or keep in check; control:
To speak to in disapproval; rebuke
To rebuke or scold angrily and at length.
To rebuke severely or formally
To scold or rebuke sharply; berate.
To subject (a person) to a penalty, especially for infringement of a law or regulation.
To use abusive language habitually
Roast means to cook with little moisture, or over very hot heat.
Refine is defined as to purify, to make more polished, or to become more defined.
To indicate or mark the errors in:
To make clear or easier to understand; elucidate:
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
Uplift is to raise something upwards, or to buoy someone mentally, spiritually or emotionally.
To derive benefit:
To deal out punishment
To raise to a more desirable or more excellent quality or condition; make better:
To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
(Sports) To make a pass that leads directly towards scoring.
To provide assistance, support, or relief:
To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace or comfort.
To give motion to; put into action
To give courage to; cause to be bold or bolder
(Slang) To steal or rob, especially by shoplifting or pickpocketing.
To confer distinction on:
Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
To express a feeling of veneration or gratitude to (a deity); worship or glorify.
To subdue or curb:
To become moderate
To make suitable, desirable, or free from excess by mingling with something else; reduce in intensity, esp. by the admixture of some other quality; moderate; assuage; mollify
Find another word for chasten. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for chasten, like: humble, humiliate, subdue, chastise, castigate, afflict, discipline, restrain, reprove, berate and take-to-task.