GRE Word List

CHASTISE

punish as by beating; criticize severely

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The meaning of the word chastise is punish as by beating; criticize severely.

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WordMeaning
irrevocableunalterable; irreversible; impossible to revoke
detrimentalharmful; damaging; N. detriment
confiscateseize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
triflesomething of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
forgecounterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
scrappyquarrelsome
nemesissomeone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
refractionbending of a ray of light
consummatecomplete; V.
palletsmall poor bed; Ex. straw pallet