chastise, castigate, objurgate, chasten, correct(verb)
"She chastised him for his insensitive remarks"
chasten, moderate, temper(verb)
tame, chasten, subdue(verb)
correct by punishment or discipline
To punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, attitude, etc.); to restrain, moderate
To make chaste; to purify.
To punish or reprimand for the sake of improvement; to discipline.
To render humble or restrained.
to correct by punishment; to inflict pain upon the purpose of reclaiming; to discipline; as, to chasten a son with a rod
to purify from errors or faults; to refine
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
chās′n, v.t. to free from faults by punishing—hence to punish, to purify or refine: to restrain or moderate.—p.adj. Chas′tened, purified: modest.—n. Chas′tenment.
The numerical value of chasten in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of chasten in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of chasten in a Sentence
Being married to Chasten has made me a better man, and yes Mr. Vice President it has made me closer to god.
Chasten Buttigieg's in a position to almost fund Chasten Buttigieg campaign to the end if Chasten Buttigieg needs to, chasten Buttigieg's bought Chasten Buttigieg longevity.
One reason Obama had a lot of success in 2008 was that he represented change in many ways, i think Chasten Buttigieg represents change in many ways in a primary where voters want just that.
My former governor( Vice President Mike Pence) is going to be visiting your state soon, i think Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 already know how I feel. It helps me empathize with Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 on that whole Lindsey Graham thing.
The point is not to bring down Merkel, but to chasten and force her to shift from 'open arms' to a more or less closed border to stem the refugee flow, i predict that Seehofer will succeed ... all the more so since she has been seriously weakened.
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