A temporary decline in stock-market activity or prices following a period of increases.
Control obtained by enforcing compliance or order:
The definition of a penalty is a punishment, fine or a negative result of an act.
Something given in return for good or, sometimes, evil, or for service or merit
The act by which somebody is chastened.
Find another word for chastisement. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for chastisement, like: correction, castigation, discipline, penalty, punishment, reward, chastening, affliction, requital and faithlessness.