Definition of Punition

1. n. Punishment.



Definition of Punition

1. Noun. (obsolete) punishment ¹

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Definition of Punition

1. the act of punishing; punishment [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Punition

punishability
punishable
punishableness
punishably
punished
punishee
punishees
punisher
punishers
punishes
punishing
punishingly
punishment
punishments
punisht
punition (current term)
punitions
punitive
punitive damages
punitively
punitiveness
punitivenesses
punitorily
punitory
punji
punji sticks
punjis

Literary usage of Punition

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1. English Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order: With Copious by George Crabb (1881)
"Tlie faulty punition of a letter in writing sometimes spoils the whole performance. Mope, with uplifted foot set frve from earth, Tants fur the plut. ..."

2. The Rationale of Reward by Jeremy Bentham (1830)
"punition AND REMUNERATION—THEIR RELATIONS. WHEREFORE, throughout the whole field of legislation, cannot reward be substituted for punishment ? ..."

3. Reports of State Trials: New Series... 1820 to [1858]...by Great Britain State Trials Committee, John Macdonell, John Edward Power Wallis by Great Britain State Trials Committee, John Macdonell, John Edward Power Wallis (1898)
"The language of the sentence of the Court i». " La Cour les a condamnés pour punition de leur crime a être déportés à tel lieu qu'il plaira à Sa ..."

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