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Another word for chastise

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Verb
  1. To subject (one) to a penalty for a wrong

      1. To subject to a penalty for an offense, sin, or fault.
      2. To handle or use roughly; damage or hurt:
      3. To exact or mete out punishment.
      1. To make punishable; set a penalty for (an offense, etc.)
      2. To impose a penalty on; specif., to subject to a handicap in a contest as penalty for the infraction of a rule
      3. To subject (a person) to a penalty, especially for infringement of a law or regulation.
      1. To subject to discipline; train; control
      2. To punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience.
      3. To impose order on:
      1. To speak to or communicate with (someone) in order to point out a mistake or error.
      2. To adjust so as to meet a required standard or condition:
      3. To indicate or mark the errors in:
      1. To punish or rebuke severely.
      2. To punish or rebuke severely, esp. by harsh public criticism
    See also:

    reward

  2. To criticize for a fault or an offense

Another word for chastise

Verb
      1. To move along swiftly or smartly
      2. To move briskly or spiritedly.
      3. To strike with something flat, as the open hand, esp. on the buttocks, as in punishment
      1. To punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience.
      2. To impose order on:
      3. To subject to discipline; train; control
      1. To find fault with angrily; rebuke or chide severely
      2. To reprimand or criticize harshly and usually angrily.
      3. To use abusive language habitually
    See also:

    punish

    punish