Synonyms for punished


1. punish, penalize, penalise
usage: impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on; "The students were penalized for showing up late for class"; "we had to punish the dog for soiling the floor again"


1. punished (vs. unpunished), tarred-and-feathered(prenominal)
usage: 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)
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