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Significado de “punishment” - Diccionario Inglés

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punishmentnoun

uk   us   /ˈpʌn.ɪʃ.mənt/
  • punishment noun (CRIME)

B2 [C or U] the ​act of ​punishing someone: Many ​peoplethink that the ​deathpenalty is too ​severe a punishment for any ​crime.formal It was always ​ourfather who administered/meted out punishments. Drink-driving is one ​case in which ​severe punishment ​seems to ​work as a ​deterrent.

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(Definition of punishment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “punishment”
en árabe عِقاب…
en coreano 처벌, 형벌…
en portugués pena, punição, castigo…
en catalán càstig…
en japonés 罰, 刑罰, おしおき…
en chino (simplificado) 罪行, 惩罚,处罚, 受罚…
en turco ceza, cezalandırma…
en ruso наказание…
en chino (tradicionál) 罪行, 懲罰,處罰, 受罰…
en italiano punizione…
en polaco kara…
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