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castigate

US [ˈkæstɪˌɡeɪt]
UK [ˈkæstɪɡeɪt]
  • v.严厉批评;申斥
  • Web惩罚;谴责;严惩
Simple Present:castigates  Present Participle:castigating  Past Tense:castigated  
castigate
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v.
1.
~ sb/sth/yourself (for sth)
严厉批评;申斥to criticize sb/sth severely
He castigated himself for being so stupid.
他责怪自己太笨。

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