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[t͡ʃˈasta͡ɪz], [t‍ʃˈasta‍ɪz], [tʃ_ˈa_s_t_aɪ_z]

Synonyms for Chastise:

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.

Other synonyms and related words:

Chastiser, adjustment, administer correction, amendment, amercement, arrogate, assessment, assume, bash, baste, bastinado, batter, bawl out, be down upon, be hard upon, beat, beat off, belabor, belabour, belabour orbelabor, belief, berate, birch, blow up, bring to task, bring to account, bring to book, bully, call, call down, call on the carpet, call to account, cane, carpet, castigation, catch, censure severely, chaste, chastisement, chew out, climb all over, coerce, come down upon, compensate, condemnation, conviction, cool down, correction, cowhide, cudgel, deal hardly with, deal retributive justice, deal with, decision, decry, defeat, deserts, determination, discernment, discretion, discrimination, domineer, doom, dress down, dye with blood, excoriate, ferule, fin, flagellate, flay, flog, forge, get back, get even, gibbet, give a dressing-down, give it one, give no quarter, give someone, give someone hell, hammer, haul over the coals, have words with, hiding, hit back, horsewhip, inflict, inflict punishment, inflict upon, infliction, judgement, judgment, jump all over, jump on, lambast, lash, laver la tete, lay into, lean on, leather, lecture, let someone have it, licking, limit, make fast, make pay, masthead, mind, moderate, objurgate, oppress, overcome, overhaul, overpower, override, paddle, paddywhack, pain, pay, pay back, pay out, payment, penalisation, penalise, penalization, penalty, phrase, pitiless a, pole, pummel, punishment, quash, quell, rail at, rap, rap knuckles, rate, ream, rebuke, reciprocate, rectify, remonstrate, repay, reprehend, repress, reprimand, reprove, requital, requite, retaliate, retaliation, retribution, revenge, ride roughshod over, rivet the yoke, rod, run across, scold, scourge, set, set down, set straight, settle, settle with, skelp, skin alive, slap, slap down, slap wrist, smack, smite, sort out, spank, square accounts, stamp out, stock, stone, straighten out, strap, stretch a point, strike, strike back, subdue, subjugate, suppress, switch, take down, take liberties, take to task, tame, tan, tan hide, tap at, tax, tell off, thrash, thresh, throw down, thwack, tick off, to punish, tongue-lash, torment, trample down upon, trample under foot, trample upon, tread down upon, tread under foot, tread upon, treat in kind, trim, trounce, tyrannize, usurp, vanquish, vengeance, visit upon, wale, wallop, whack, whip, wreak.

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.