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Adjective
Serving, or being inflicted, as punishment
“Is this judgment from some celestial deity in the form of castigating punishment for some ambiguous badness?”
Adjective
Extremely offensive and insulting
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Verb
Present participle for to criticize or reprimand (someone) severely
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“It isn't helpful to castigate a patient about his years of smoking when you are trying to treat his lung cancer.”
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