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discipline

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈdɪsəplɪn/
HR to deal with a worker who does not obey company rules, for example by giving them a written warning: discipline sb for (doing) sth He was disciplined for serious misconduct.
to carefully control the way that you work, live, or behave, especially to achieve a goal: discipline yourself to do sth Discipline yourself to clear out old files on a regular basis.
Translations of “discipline”
in Arabic يُعاقِب…
in Korean 징계하다…
in Malaysian menghukum…
in French punir…
in Turkish ceza vermek, disipline sokmak, terbiye etmek…
in Italian castigare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懲罰, 罰,懲罰…
in Russian наказывать, дисциплинировать…
in Polish dyscyplinować, karać, narzucać dyscyplinę…
in Vietnamese thi hành kỷ luật…
in Spanish castigar…
in Portuguese castigar…
in Thai ลงโทษ…
in German bestrafen…
in Catalan castigar…
in Japanese (人)を懲戒する…
in Indonesian menghukum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 惩罚, 罚,惩罚…
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