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penalize

pe·nal·ize

penalize

 
 
pronunciation:
pi n laIz
part of speech: verb
inflections: penalized, penalizes, penalizing
definition: to give penalty or punishment to.
The referee penalized our football team.
 
antonyms:
reward
similar words:
fine, punish
derivations: penalizable (adj.), penalization (n.)