Synonyms and Antonyms of castigating
inflicting, involving, or serving as punishment a castigating task that succeeds in doing nothing more than making the lives of the inmates miserable Synonyms of castigating punitive, chastening, chastising, correcting, correctional, corrective, disciplinary, disciplining, penal, penalizingWords Related to castigating retaliative, retaliatory, retributive, retributory, revengeful; vengeful, wrathfulNear Antonyms of castigating compensatory; acquitting, exculpating, exculpatory, exonerating, vindicating; absolving, condoning, pardoning, remitting; commuting, reprievingAntonyms of castigating nonpunitive
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