Definitions for chastisement
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word chastisement
correction, chastening, chastisement(noun)
a rebuke for making a mistake
The act of chastising.
Origin: chastiement, from the verb chastier, from castigo
the act of chastising; pain inflicted for punishment and correction; discipline; punishment
Origin: [From Chastise.]
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When a child can be brought to tears, and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance he needs no chastisement. When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart.
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