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punish /ˈpʌnɪʃ/ verb [transitive]

ادب کردن ، تنبیه کردن ، گوشمال دادن ، مجازات کردن ، کیفر دادن ، قانون ـ فقه: قصاص کردن
Synonyms: discipline, castigate, chasten, chastise, correct, penalize, sentence
Antonyms: excuse, pardon
Contrasted words: overlook, absolve, acquit, exculpate, exonerate, vindicate, let off, release
Related Words: criticize, reprove, amerce, fine, mulct, penalize, avenge, fix, revenge, lambaste, scourge
English Thesaurus: punish, fine, sentence, penalize, discipline, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

punish /ˈpʌnɪʃ/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: adjective: punishable, punishing, unpunished, punitive; verb: punish; noun: punishment]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: punir, from Latin punire, from poena; pain1]

1. to make someone suffer because they have done something wrong or broken the law ⇒ punishment, punitive:
Smacking is not an acceptable way of punishing a child.
He promised to punish severely any officials found guilty of electoral fraud.
punish somebody for (doing) something
It’s unfair to punish a whole class for the actions of one or two students.
They deserve to be punished for putting passengers at risk.
I felt I was being punished for what my mother had done.
punish somebody by doing something
My parents decided to punish me by withdrawing financial support.
punish somebody with something
The House voted to punish the senator with a formal reprimand.

2. [usually passive] if a crime is punished in a particular way, anyone who is guilty of it is made to suffer in that way ⇒ punishment, punitive
punish by/with
In some societies, theft is punished by death.

3. punish yourself to make yourself feel guilty or bad for something you have done:
If you fail, don’t punish yourself.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADV. severely | justifiably, justly | unfairly | accordingly, duly Those who had opposed the court were duly punished.
VERB + PUNISH want to | try to He was trying to punish her for deserting him all those years ago.
be designed to Damages are not designed to punish the person in breach, but to compensate for the loss sustained.
PREP. by Never punish children by making them go hungry.
for They will be severely punished for their crimes.
with Offenders will be punished with a £1,000 fine.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی punish) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.55 : 2166
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