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chastising

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of chastising

  1. inflicting, involving, or serving as punishment a chastising lecture on the proper care and feeding of the dog Synonyms of chastising castigating, chastening, punitive, correcting, correctional, corrective, disciplinary, disciplining, penal, penalizingWords Related to chastising retaliative, retaliatory, retributive, retributory, revengeful; vengeful, wrathfulNear Antonyms of chastising compensatory; acquitting, exculpating, exculpatory, exonerating, vindicating; absolving, condoning, pardoning, remitting; commuting, reprievingAntonyms of chastising nonpunitive


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