What does chastisement mean?

Definitions for chastisement
chas·tise·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. castigation, chastisementnoun

    verbal punishment

  2. correction, chastening, chastisementnoun

    a rebuke for making a mistake

Wiktionary

  1. chastisementnoun

    The act of chastising.

    Etymology: chastiement, from the verb chastier, from castigo

  2. chastisementnoun

    A rebuke.

    Etymology: chastiement, from the verb chastier, from castigo

  3. chastisementnoun

    A punishment.

    Etymology: chastiement, from the verb chastier, from castigo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chastisementnoun

    the act of chastising; pain inflicted for punishment and correction; discipline; punishment

    Etymology: [From Chastise.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chastisement in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chastisement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of chastisement in a Sentence

  1. Horace Mann:

    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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