OTHER WORDS FROM punishablepun·ish·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·pun·ish·a·ble, adjectivere·pun·ish·a·ble, adjectiveun·pun·ish·a·ble, adjective
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The charge against Massey is a Class C felony in Washington state, which is punishable by up to five years in jail after a conviction.Ex-Disney star charged with sending pornographic material to 13-year-old on Snapchat|Max Hauptman|July 1, 2021|Washington Post
Violations of the city’s campaign finance rules are punishable as a misdemeanor.Chula Vista Politicians Routinely Blow Past Campaign Debt Limits|Jesse Marx|June 2, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The ordinance makes public nudity a municipal infraction punishable by a fine of $1,000 and enforceable by the local beach patrol.Ocean City’s ban on bare-chested women at the beach is back in court|Ann Marimow|May 5, 2021|Washington Post
Sundog’s attorney has advised him to state that chucking trash in Lake Powell, part of the national park system, is a crime punishable by up to six months in jail and up to $5,000 in fines.
Last year, Chile’s Parliament adopted a “neuro-rights” bill to ensure data of citizens collected through neurotech gets the same status as donated organs — misusing it or trafficking in it is punishable by law.Matrix 2021: Is Neurotech ‘the One’ That’ll Save Us?|Sean Culligan|April 4, 2021|Ozy
He considers throwing acid a deadly sin, which must be punishable by death.
Formerly to impair the morals was a minor was a punishable offense.Holy Homophobia, Batman! A Queer Reading of the Dark Knight|Rich Goldstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But that's changed: marital rape is a crime, one only punishable by prison time.
Theft, for example, is punishable by amputating the right hand.
Buying votes is a crime punishable by up to five years imprisonment.‘Blow Your Balls Off’ Senate Candidate Wants to Give Away a Free Car|Olivia Nuzzi|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many hurtful acts, indeed, came to be viewed as crimes alike against God and man, and punishable in the interests of both.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
But this firm assurance, is it not a punishable presumption in the eyes of a severe God?Superstition In All Ages (1732)|Jean Meslier
A theft of more than the value of twelve pence by picking a pocket was punishable by death.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
At one time in England, it was a crime not to go to church on Sunday; it was equally punishable to carry on any business.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
But there are wrongs which are not punishable by the law, being too small and undefinable for its cognizance.Reflections on the Operation of the Present System of Education, 1853|Christopher C. Andrews