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Definition of Chastising

Chastising
Chastise Chas*tise", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Chastised; p. pr. & vb. n. Chastising.] [OE. chastisen; chastien + ending -isen + modern -ise, ize, L. izare, G. ?. See Chasten.] 1. To inflict pain upon, by means of stripes, or in any other manner, for the purpose of punishment or reformation; to punish, as with stripes. How fine my master is! I am afraid He will chastise me. --Shak. I am glad to see the vanity or envy of the canting chemists thus discovered and chastised. --Boyle. 2. To reduce to order or obedience; to correct or purify; to free from faults or excesses. The gay, social sense, by decency chastised. --Thomson. Syn: See Chasten.

Meaning of Chastising from wikipedia

- Operation Chastise was an attack on German dams carried out on 16–17 May 1943 by Royal Air Force No. 617 Squadron, later called the Dam Busters, using...
- Justine, or The Misfortunes of Virtue (French: Justine, ou Les Malheurs de la Vertu) is a 1791 novel by Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, better known...
- corporal) punishment. One who administers a castigation is a castigator or chastiser. In earlier times, castigation specifically meant restoring one to a religiously...
- l'humanité (English: Truth coming from the well armed with her whip to chastise mankind) is an 1896 painting by the French artist Jean-Léon Gérôme. Beginning...
- talents but eventually loses the fight. After the fight is over Master Wing chastises Gon and forbids him from learning any more about Nen until his injuries...
- last surviving original member of No. 617 Squadron RAF and of Operation Chastise, the "Dambusters" raid of 1943. George Johnson (known within the family...
- clearing up the lie about the Schiller family (they could read German), then chastises the rest of the town for reading the newspaper. Guest Stars: Ike Eisenmann...
- been informed of the unfiled report when she returns to her desk. After chastising her over the phone, he demands Jane write an email apology and send it...
- provide ample motive. Brackenreid's wife joins the Temperance League and chastises him for his heavy drinking. 15 2 "Snakes and Ladders" Farhad Mann Cal...
- he would be no challenge for Goku. But Krillin reconsiders after being chastised by Android 18 and Marin wanting a strong dad. Goku and Krillin leave for...
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