Bedeutung von “chasten” — Learner’s Dictionary

chasten

verb [ T ] us uk /ˈtʃeɪsən/ formal

to make someone feel ashamed by making them understand that they have failed or done something wrong:

[ often passive ] The team were chastened by their defeat.
chastening adjective

(Definition von “chasten” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)