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1. self-punishment

noun. punishment inflicted on yourself.

Synonyms

  • penalization
  • self-flagellation
  • punishment
  • penalisation

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • reward

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Rhymes with Corporal Punishment

Sentences with corporal-punishment


1. Noun Phrase
Although opposition to it is strong, corporal punishment still has some strong arguments for it.

2. Noun Phrase
States that allow corporal punishment in schools are mostly concentrated in the South.

3. Noun Phrase
Others feel that the parents must be more authoritarian and perform corporal punishment.

4. Noun Phrase
Puritan parents wishing to correct a misbehaving child used corporal punishment, including caning or whipping with a switch.

2. punishment

noun. ['ˈpʌnɪʃmənt'] the act of punishing.

Synonyms

  • discipline
  • penalisation
  • penalty
  • self-mortification
  • self-abasement
  • stick
  • correction
  • cruel and unusual punishment
  • self-punishment
  • economic strangulation
  • detention
  • social control
  • penance
  • music
  • corporal punishment
  • medicine
  • penalization
  • chastisement
  • imprisonment

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • nonpayment
  • advantage
  • reward

3. corporal

noun. ['ˈkɔrpɝəl, ˈkɔrprəl'] a noncommissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marines.

Synonyms

  • noncommissioned officer
  • enlisted officer

Antonyms

  • immaterial
  • insubstantiality
  • unworldly

Etymology

  • corporalis (Latin)

4. corporal

adjective. ['ˈkɔrpɝəl, ˈkɔrprəl'] affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit.

Synonyms

  • bodily
  • corporeal
  • physical

Antonyms

  • incorporeality
  • natural object
  • insulator
  • conductor

Etymology

  • corporalis (Latin)

5. corporal

adjective. ['ˈkɔrpɝəl, ˈkɔrprəl'] possessing or existing in bodily form.

Synonyms

  • embodied
  • corporeal
  • bodied
  • material
  • incarnate

Antonyms

  • unorganized
  • separate
  • unbodied
  • immateriality

Etymology

  • corporalis (Latin)
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