verb (used with object), pe·nal·ized, pe·nal·iz·ing.
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Special care should be taken that taxation is so adjusted as not to penalise parenthood in the socially valuable middle class.Outspoken Essays|William Ralph Inge
He tried some curious devices to penalise himself for laziness.William Hickling Prescott|Harry Thurston Peck
You know, of course, that the intention of our law is ever to penalise the wrong-doer.Another Sheaf|John Galsworthy
You will never find expert players, who appreciate what I may call the geometry of the court, penalise themselves in this manner.Lawn Tennis for Ladies|Mrs. Lambert Chambers
Moulders do not admit women, and penalise members who give instruction to female workers in any branch.Women in Modern Industry|B. L. Hutchins