Translation of "discipline" - English-Italian dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈdɪs·ə·plɪn/ us /ˈdɪs·ə·plən/

the action of controlling people’s behaviour using rules and punishments

There should be better discipline in schools. Dovrebbe esistere più disciplina nelle scuole.
verb uk /ˈdɪs·ə·plɪn/ us /ˈdɪs·ə·plɪn/ present participle disciplining, past tense and past participle disciplined

to punish someone

He was disciplined for cheating. È stato punito per il suo imbroglio.

(Translation of “discipline” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)