To better see all uses of the word
please enable javascript.

Used In
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • I’m properly chastened," Gurney said.

  • There are no more uses of "chasten" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • It is said an eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent a sentence, to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him with the words, "And this, too, shall pass away." How much it expresses! How chastening in the hour of pride! How consoling in the depths of affliction!
    Abraham Lincoln
  • "Chastened," Tanner interrupted.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading