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chastisement

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of chastisement

  1. suffering, loss, or hardship imposed in response to a crime or offense missing the field trip should be sufficient chastisement for the schoolyard fight Synonyms of chastisement castigation, punishment, comeuppance, correction, desert(s), discipline, nemesis, penalty, wrathWords Related to chastisement reprisal, retaliation, retribution, revenge, vengeance; assessment, charge, fine, mulct; example, sentence; confinement, imprisonment, incarceration; condemnation, damnation, denouncement; censure, criticism, rebuke, reprimand, reproofNear Antonyms of chastisement amnesty, indemnity, pardon, parole; acquittal, exculpation, exoneration, vindication; exemption, immunity, impunity; release; commutation, reprieve; absolution, forgiveness, remission, remitment; condonation, disregard, overlooking



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to praise usually to excess

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