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synonyms for punished

  • chastened
  • dismissed
  • imprisoned
  • penalized
  • birched
  • chastised
  • confined
  • corrected
  • defrocked
  • executed
  • exiled
  • expelled
  • flogged
  • grounded
  • immured
  • incarcerated
  • lectured
  • reproved
  • scolded
  • sentenced
  • switched
  • whipped

antonyms for punished

MOST RELEVANT
  • cleared
  • exonerated
  • released
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How to use punished in a sentence

Whenever the contrary is heard from anyone, he is corrected, admonished, and punished—by myself if he is a secular.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
But Magellan learned of their wicked plot in time to defeat them, and he punished them as they deserved.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
Nor would it be just for you to forgive him because another son of yours was willing to be punished in his stead.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The young wheat, however, is still a temptation, and is accordingly punished by the Sparrows.
BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
Carelessness in worming was an unpardonable offence in the days of slavery, and was frequently punished with great severity.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The parson and the man in the street would say Bill Sikes was a bad man, and that he ought to be punished.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
They pray for mercy, acknowledging that they are justly punished for forsaking true wisdom.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The cities which thy children have served, shall be punished: and she that received thy sons.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The wicked that have afflicted thee, shall perish: and they that have rejoiced at thy ruin, shall be punished.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Both Coulter and Paxton fell upon the bully together and punished him severely.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PUNISHED

  • lashed
  • punished
  • strapped
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.