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chastise
used in Light in August

2 uses
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Definition
to scold or criticize
  • However, reward was created for man the same as chastisement.
    Chapter 8 (41% in)
  • He knows that they see more than that: that they see the trust of which he proved himself unworthy, being used now for his chastisement; it seems to him now that he talks to the Face: "Perhaps I accepted more than I could perform.
    Chapter 20 (84% in)

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