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Definitions of punish:

part of speech: noun

Punisher.

part of speech: verb

To afflict with pain, suffering, loss, or any calamity, as a penalty for a fault or crime, or with a view to amendment; to correct; to chasten.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cause loss or pain to as a penalty for a crime or fault; correct; colloquially, to handle roughly.

part of speech: verb transitive

To exact a penalty: to cause loss or pain for a fault or crime: to chasten.

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