punish translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "punish" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ˈpaniʃ/
to cause to suffer for a crime or fault
He was punished for stealing the money.
to give punishment for
The teacher punishes disobedience.
punishable adjective (of offences etc) able or likely to be punished by law
punible, castigable
Driving without a licence is a punishable offence.
punishing adjective difficult and tiring
a punishing schedule of concerts around the country.
punishment noun the act of punishing or process of being punished.
suffering, or a penalty, imposed for a crime, fault etc
castigo, pena
He was sent to prison for two years as (a) punishment.
punitive /ˈpjuːnətiv/ adjective giving punishment
punitivo; punitorio
punitive measures.
Translations of “punish”
in Arabic يُعاقِب…
in Korean 벌주다, 처벌하다…
in Malaysian menghukum…
in French punir…
in Turkish cezalandırmak, ceza vermek…
in Italian punire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犯罪, 懲罰, 懲處(犯罪行為)…
in Russian наказывать…
in Polish karać…
in Vietnamese trừng phạt, phạt…
in Portuguese punir…
in Thai ลงอาญา, ลงโทษ…
in German bestrafen…
in Catalan castigar…
in Japanese ~を罰する, こらしめる, ~に罰を与える…
in Indonesian menghukum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犯罪, 惩罚, 惩处(犯罪行为)…
(Definition of punish from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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