chastise

55 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[t͡ʃˈasta͡ɪz], [t‍ʃˈasta‍ɪz], [tʃ_ˈa_s_t_aɪ_z]

Synonyms:

disapprove (verb)

admonish, blame, castigate, censure, chasten, chide, condemn, criticize, defame, defile, denigrate, denounce, deprecate, deride, disapprove, discredit, disparage, renounce, reproach, scorn, upbraid, vilify.

penalize (verb)

abate, burden, correct, deduct, discipline, discount, drawback, encumber, fine, forfeit, handicap, judge, penalize, punish, retribute.

punish (verb)

afflict, agonize, anguish, avenge, confine, crucify, distress, execute, imprison, incarcerate, keelhaul, lambaste, persecute, pillory, reprise, sentence, torture, try.

Rhymes for Chastise:

  1. guise, incise, dyes, relies, revise, denies, tries, defies, plies, rise, cries, ties, replies, dries, despise, marseilles, buys, vies, spies, implies, bise, unwise, surprise, pint-size, sighs, unties, supplies, lies, fries, guys, comprise, pries, demise, wise, surmise, complies, decries, prize, size, flies, emprise, dies, disguise;
  2. apprise, allies, baptize, applies, reprise, advise, belies, devise, arise;
  3. oversize, improvise;
  4. sensationalize, decriminalize;

Quotes for Chastise:

  1. Let Justice, blind and halt and maimed, chastise the rebel spirit surging in my veins, let the Law deal me penalties and pains And make me hideous in my neighbours' eyes. Ada Cambridge.