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castigate
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  • "I suppose," observes Volumnia, having taken a little time to recover her spirits after her late castigation, "I suppose Mr. Tulkinghorn has been worked to death."

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  • She praises and castigates without hesitation.
  • The Puritans objected to ornaments and ritual in the churches as idolatrous... which they castigated as "popish pomp and rags."
    Protestant Reformation - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protestant_Reformation(retrieved 05/20/06)

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