castigation definition

  • noun:
    • Corrective discipline; chastisement; reproof; pungent critique.
    • Emendation; correction.
    • Corrective punishment; chastisement; reproof; pungent critique.
    • Emendation; modification.
    • The act of castigating.
    • important scrutiny and emendation; modification of textual mistakes.
    • a severe scolding
    • spoken discipline

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