Thesaurus

correctional

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of correctional

inflicting, involving, or serving as punishment
  • threatened to take correctional measures if the household chores were not done
  • the state's largest correctional institution

Synonyms for correctional

Words Related to correctional

Near Antonyms for correctional

Antonyms for correctional

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About correctional

Thesaurus Entries Near correctional

correction

correctional

corrections

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Correctional.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/correctional. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!