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chasten
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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

or (archaically): to severely criticize or punish
  • Chastened, Pippa says softly, "Come to us now in this place."
    Chapter 15 (59% in)

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