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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “penalize”

penalize

verb [T] (PUNISH)
惩罚
(UK usually penalise)     /ˈpiː.nə.laɪz/
to punish someone for breaking a rule
(因犯规)处罚,惩罚
He was penalized early in the match for dangerous play.
他在比赛开始不久因危险动作而受到处罚。
Punishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beating
(Definition of penalize verb (PUNISH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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