Sentence Examples


  • He answered without chastisement, but a half-awake voice.
  • Angels who inflict chastisement as ministers of God.
  • His chastisement of the city, including as it did the spoliation of the temple, served the additional purpose of relieving his financial necessities.
  • He, like Jeremiah, was friendly to Nebuchadrezzar, regarding him as Yahweh's instrument for the chastisement of the nation.
  • The lighter punish ments inflicted by masters were commonly personal chastisement or banishment from the town house to rural labour; the severer were employment in the mill (pistrinum) or relegation to the mines or quarries.