Definitions for "Chastise"
Keywords:  mohne, sorpe, raf, busters, eder
Operational code name for the "Dam Busters" raid by 617 squadron RAF in May 1943, on the Mohne, Eder and Sorpe dams in the Ruhr area of Germany
censure severely; "She chastised him for his insensitive remarks"
To reduce to order or obedience; to correct or purify; to free from faults or excesses.
To criticize (a person) strongly and directly in order to correct behavior.
Keywords:  punitive, subject, measures
v. To subject to punitive measures.
To inflict pain upon, by means of stripes, or in any other manner, for the purpose of punishment or reformation; to punish, as with stripes.