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chasten
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
to decrease confidence by making someone realize they have done poorly

or (archaically): to severely criticize or punish
  • "And Koorshid pointed out one who had more than any contributed to the death of my father," said Haidee, in a tone of chastened anger.
    Chapters 77-78 (52% in)

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