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1. penalty

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • detach
  • unfasten
  • dislodge

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Rhymes with Death Penalty

Sentences with death-penalty


1. Noun Phrase
For instance, in many states, the most heinous crimes result in the death penalty.

2. Noun Phrase
These are three distinct arguments, or reasons, why the death penalty should not exist.

3. Noun Phrase
For example, United States guards who fall asleep during wartime can face the death penalty.

4. Noun Phrase
Pen a persuasive argument for or against the death penalty.

2. penalty

noun. ['ˈpɛnəlti'] a payment required for not fulfilling a contract.

Synonyms

  • retribution
  • fine
  • requital
  • payment
  • forfeit
  • amercement
  • forfeiture

Antonyms

  • denationalization
  • mobilization
  • nationalization
  • polyphonic music

3. penalty

noun. ['ˈpɛnəlti'] the disadvantage or painful consequences of an action or condition.

Antonyms

  • reward

4. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the event of dying or departure from life.

Synonyms

  • loss
  • release
  • alteration
  • expiration
  • wrongful death
  • going
  • expiry
  • human death
  • passing
  • megadeath
  • exit
  • change
  • modification
  • decease
  • martyrdom
  • departure

Antonyms

  • enlist
  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism.

Synonyms

  • necrobiosis
  • cerebral death
  • gangrene
  • mortification
  • organic phenomenon
  • cell death
  • necrosis
  • sphacelus

Antonyms

  • spell
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the absence of life or state of being dead.

Synonyms

  • cot death
  • SIDS
  • state
  • crib death
  • sleep
  • eternal sleep
  • quietus
  • defunctness
  • rest
  • sudden infant death syndrome
  • extinction
  • infant death
  • eternal rest

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • decrease
  • increase
  • acceleration

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the time when something ends.

Synonyms

  • dying
  • life-time
  • life
  • demise
  • lifetime
  • lifespan
  • ending
  • end

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • birth
  • permanent
  • careful

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the time at which life ends; continuing until dead.

Synonyms

  • end
  • ending

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • appearance
  • inactive

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] a final state.

Synonyms

  • state
  • destruction

Antonyms

  • tightening
  • loosening
  • disembarkation

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the act of killing.

Synonyms

  • putting to death
  • kill

Antonyms

  • paper profit
  • advantage
  • clasp

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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