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chastisement

[ chas-tiz-muh nt, chas-tahyz- ]SEE DEFINITION OF chastisement

Synonyms for chastisement

  • castigation
  • chastening
  • criticism
  • discipline
  • penalty
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • reproof
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Antonyms for chastisement

  • award
  • compliment
  • forgiveness
  • praise
  • reward
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WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from chastise + -ment.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CHASTISEMENT

castigation

nounpunishment
  • chastisement
  • chewing out
  • discipline
  • penalty
  • reproof
  • retribution
  • scolding
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