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To inflict a penalty on for a fault or crime
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“… chastened the child with five minutes of sitting in the corner.”
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To punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, attitude, etc)
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“No doubt the school will feel suitably chastened by her absence.”
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Penalize for wrongdoing
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Subject to a penalty or punishment
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To make clear or pure by means of a propitiatory offering
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To achieve a victory over
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To hit, to strike
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To exact satisfaction for by punishing the injuring party
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Quell the anger, agitation, or excitement of
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To strike repeatedly
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To refrain from openly showing or uttering
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To make plain or understandable
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To grow less in scope or intensity especially gradually
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To cause unease in one's mental state
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