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1. punished

adjective. ['ˈpʌnɪʃt'] subjected to a penalty (as pain or shame or restraint or loss) for an offense or fault or in order to coerce some behavior (as a confession or obedience).


  • undisciplined

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Words that Rhyme with Punished

  • abolished
  • accomplished
  • admonished
  • anguished
  • astonished
  • banished
  • blemished
  • brandished
  • burnished
  • demolished
  • diminished
  • distinguished
  • embellished
  • established
  • established
  • extinguished
  • finished
  • flourished
  • furbished
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Example sentences of the word punished

1. Verb, past participle
However, when a person is punished, she is less likely to repeat the behaviour.

Quotes containing the word punished

1. It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
- Voltaire

2. The only lies for which we are truly punished are those we tell ourselves.
- V.S. Naipaul, In a Free State

3. You will not be punished for your anger; you will be punished by your anger.
- Gautama Buddha