Castigate

Definition of Castigate

Cas´ti`gate
v. t.1.To punish by stripes; to chastise by blows; to chasten; also, to chastise verbally; to reprove; to criticise severely.
[imp. & p. p. Castigated; p. pr. & vb. n. Castigating.]
2.To emend; to correct.

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assail, attack, baste, beat, belabor, berate, blister, bring to account, bring to book, call to account, carpet, chasten, chastise, chew out, correct, criticize, deal with, discipline, dress down, drub, excoriate, flay, fustigate, inflict upon, keelhaul, lash, masthead, penalize, pillory, pummel, punish, rail, rate, rebuke, reprimand, roast, scarify, scathe, scorch, scourge, settle with, skin alive, slash, square accounts, take to task, tell off, thrash, tick off, tongue-lash, trounce, upbraid, visit upon, wig
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