What is another word for slap on wrist?

142 synonyms found


[ slˈap ˌɒn ɹˈɪst], [ slˈap ˌɒn ɹˈɪst], [ s_l_ˈa_p ˌɒ_n ɹ_ˈɪ_s_t]

Synonyms for Slap on wrist:

How to use "Slap on wrist" in context?

Generally, a slap on the wrist is considered a minor punishment that is levied by a court or law enforcement officer. The punishment typically involves no jail time, fines, or restitution. In some cases, a slap on the wrist can lead to a warning or a probation sentence.

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