Learn & Improve Your English


Chastise


    Author:     Member Level: Gold    Points: 2 (Rs 2)

Chastise means to disciple or criticize severely.

Chastise is a verb.

Synonyms: beat, disciple, punish, spank, flog.

Antonyms: praise, reward.


Sample Usage

It is more effective to teach a child through positive reinforcement than through chastisement.

Mr Ravi's mother chastised him for dying their dog's hair green.

My dad chastised me because I failed in the exam.


Next Resource: Cavalier
Previous Resource: Colloquial

Return to Index

Post New English Language Resource



Awards & Gifts
Top Contributors
TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

 
ISC Technologies, Kochi - India. © All Rights Reserved.