chastening is chasten's Present Participle

chasten

US [ˈtʃeɪs(ə)n]
UK ['tʃeɪs(ə)n]
  • v.惩戒;遏制;磨炼(思想等);精练
  • Web管教;矫正性的
Simple Present:chastens  Present Participle:chastening  Past Tense:chastened  
v.
1.
惩戒,责罚
2.
遏制,使...缓和
3.
磨炼(思想等);精练,推敲(文章等)

Sample Sentence

Definition:
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