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penal

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  • adjdisciplinary
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Synonyms for penal

adj disciplinary
  • punitive
  • chastening
  • corrective
  • penalizing
  • punishing
  • punitory
  • reformatory
  • retributive

More words related to penal

corrective

adjective. healing, curing

punitive

adjective. concerning punishment

punitory

adjective. punishing

reformative

adjective. corrective
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