Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

disciplinary

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of disciplinary

  1. inflicting, involving, or serving as punishment <called for disciplinary actions in response to the outrageous behavior> Synonyms castigating, chastening, chastising, correcting, correctional, corrective, punitive, disciplining, penal, penalizingRelated Words retaliative, retaliatory, retributive, retributory, revengeful; vengeful, wrathfulNear Antonyms compensatory; acquitting, exculpating, exculpatory, exonerating, vindicating; absolving, condoning, pardoning, remitting; commuting, reprievingAntonyms nonpunitive





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up disciplinary? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).