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chastisement

[chas-tiz-muh nt, chas-tahyz-]
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noun
  1. severe criticism; a rebuke or strong reprimand.
  2. corporal punishment; a beating.
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Origin of chastisement

First recorded in 1275–1325;chastise + -ment
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Word Origin and History for chastisement

n.

c.1300, from chastise + -ment.

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