GRE Word List


to subject to severe punishment, reproof, or criticism

The meaning of the word castigation is to subject to severe punishment, reproof, or criticism.

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fancifulmarked by fancy or unrestrained imagination rather than by reason and experience
frenziedfeeling or showing great or abnormal excitement or emotional disturbance
crustthe hardened exterior or surface part of bread
indomitableincapable of being subdued : unconquerable
hazardousinvolving or exposing one to risk (as of loss or harm)
belateddelayed beyond the usual time
deputizeto appoint as deputy
aspirantone who aspires
serratednotched or toothed on the edge