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  • as inchastise
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Synonyms for slap down

verb scold, discipline
  • berate
  • castigate
  • censure
  • flog
  • lash
  • punish
  • upbraid
  • baste
  • beat
  • chasten
  • correct
  • pummel
  • ream
  • scourge
  • spank
  • thrash
  • whip
  • chew out
  • climb all over
  • ferule
  • lay into
  • lean on
  • skelp
  • slap down

Antonyms for slap down

  • compliment
  • laud
  • praise
  • aid
  • assist
  • guard
  • help
  • lose
  • protect
  • surrender
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • encourage
  • forgive
  • inspirit
  • promote
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to slap down

chastise

verb. scold, discipline

chastised

verb. scold, discipline

scarify

verb. criticize severely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.