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chastens

verb
present tense third-person singular of chasten

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1 to inflict a penalty on for a fault or crime
  • chastened the child with five minutes of sitting in the corner

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“Chastens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chastens. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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