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chastise
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

2 uses
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Definition
to scold or criticize
  • I have been well chastised for it, and God is extraordinarily just.
    2.10.2 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 2 — Turn Vagabond (43% in)
  • It was the gypsy whom he had attempted to carry off on the preceding night, a misdeed for which he was dimly conscious that he was being punished at that very moment; which was not in the least the case, since he was being chastised only for the misfortune of being deaf, and of having been judged by a deaf man.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (89% in)

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