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Spanish translation of “penalize”

penalize

verb /ˈpiːnəlaiz/
to punish (someone) for doing something wrong (eg breaking a rule in a game), eg by the loss of points etc or by the giving of some advantage to an opponent The child was penalized for her untidy handwriting. to punish (some wrong action etc) in this way Any attempt at cheating will be heavily penalized.
(Definition of penalize from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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