Definitions for fustigateˈfʌs tɪˌgeɪt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fustigate

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fus•ti•gateˈfʌs tɪˌgeɪt(v.t.)-gat•ed, -gat•ing.

  1. to cudgel; beat.

  2. to criticize harshly; castigate.

Origin of fustigate:

1650–60; < LL fūstīgātus, ptp. of fūstigāre to cudgel, der. of L fūstis cudgel



  1. fustigate(Verb)

    To hit someone with a club.

  2. fustigate(Verb)

    To harshly criticize someone.

  3. Origin: From Latin fustigatus, past participle of fustigo, from fustis + ago.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fustigate(verb)

    to cudgel


Find a translation for the fustigate definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these fustigate definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"fustigate." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 18 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for fustigate?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for fustigate: