penalize translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "penalize" - English-Spanish dictionary


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
She was penalized for fouling an opponent.
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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