The woman grasped a clothes-stick with which she proposed to castigate her niece.
If only I were not a woman, I might castigate you as you deserve!
Others tried to use the disasters to castigate the sins of society.
I had to castigate one of the ringleaders myself—Herapath by name, claiming kinship with you, by the way.
Its declared purpose was "simply to instruct the young, ...