verb (used with object), cas·ti·gat·ed, cas·ti·gat·ing.
- castelo branco, humberto,
- caster action,
- caster sugar,
- castile soap,
Origin of castigate
Examples from the Web for castigation
It was more especially upon the backs of saints that this castigation took place.Curiosities of Medical Experience|J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
You are at liberty, then, to go forth and assist in the castigation.From the Housetops|George Barr McCutcheon
If the castigation be severe, he invariably, on his return to England, goes to visit the Leader of the Opposition.The Fortunes Of Glencore|Charles James Lever
After six days' castigation, the peasant's patience could hold out no longer.
If boys positively will not profit by my instructions, I am bound, in duty to their parents, to try the effect of castigation.Three Courses and a Dessert|Anonymous