What is another word for punish?

453 synonyms found


[ p_ˈʌ_n_ɪ_ʃ], [ pˈʌnɪʃ], [ pˈʌnɪʃ]

Synonyms for Punish:

penalize (verb) punish (verb) revenge (verb) consume eastern poison oak Other synonyms: pain retaliate revenge spank thrash thresh

Quotes for Punish:

  1. A prince should be slow to punish and quick to reward. Ovid.
  2. Do you think that God will punish them for not practicing a religion which he did not reveal to them? Charles de Secondat.
  3. Circumstances define us; they force us onto one road or another, and then they punish us for it. Ivan Turgenev.

Idioms of Punish:

  1. punish sm by sth;
  2. punish sm for sth;
  3. punish sm with sth;