chastisable

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  • Chastisable — Chas*tis a*ble, a. Capable or deserving of chastisement; punishable. Sherwood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chastisable — chastīsˈable adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑chaste …   Useful english dictionary

  • chastise — chastisable, adj. chastisement /chas tiz meuhnt, chas tuyz /, n. chastiser, n. /chas tuyz , chas tuyz/, v.t., chastised, chastising. 1. to discipline, esp. by corporal punishment. 2. to criticize severely. 3. Archaic. to restrain; chasten …   Universalium

  • chastiser — See chastisable. * * * …   Universalium

  • chastisement — See chastisable. * * * …   Universalium

  • unchastizable — unchastīzˈableunchastīsˈable (↑chastisable) adj(1) • • • Main Entry: ↑un …   Useful english dictionary

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