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discipline

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to subject (one) to a penalty for a wrong

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Congress manifestly meant to punish any private person who participates in the plunder as a plunderer himself.
The new law authorises both police and municipalities to punish offenders.
Speaking on the occasion, the IGP KP Mr Nasir Khan Durrani said that administration is predicated upon the ability to punish & reward and it is impossible to actually command a disciplined force without having these requisites.
Des Moines (1969), still the lodestar for school discipline cases, schools can punish student speech only if it will cause a substantial disruption or violate the rights of others.
A GROUP of 15 MPs have called on the Football Association to abandon their Respect campaign following the governing body's decision not to punish Sheffield United skipper Chris Morgan for the challenge which left Barnsley's Iain Hume with a fractured skull.
1 : to punish as a way to bring about good behavior <The principal disciplined the troublemakers.
They were worried after South Africa and Australia had been complaining in the press that Richie McCaw wasn't getting punished enough for killing the ball on the floor, and as a result, I would be harsh and punish him regularly.
Approximately two-thirds of New Jersey's drivers are angry when they're behind the wheel, and almost half are likely to try and punish other drivers, according to the results of a study conducted by the Insurance Council of New Jersey and the AAA clubs of New Jersey.
Marketing is so driven by competition that the need to reward customers is often overshadowed by the need to trap and punish them.
Beneath all too many schools lurks a chilling message to students: "Learn or we will punish you.
The origin of crimes against humanity as a judicial concept was the result of a deliberate choice of the Nuremberg prosecutors, who lacked adequate legal precedent to punish the full scope of Nazi atrocities.
The first emotion is to identify the guilty parties and punish them very harshly," a Madrid businessman told a U.
In pointed comments, judge William Gummow said long-term detention was being used to punish asylum-seekers.
Kennedy suggested a "single-digit" standard, in which punitive awards--damages levied in order to punish a defendant--should be no more than 10 times the award for actual damages, in most cases.
They must refuse to take shortcuts in accelerating the learning curve or punish the athlete for failing to progress quickly enough.