Hindi translation of 'punishment'
punishment /ˈpʌnɪʃmənt ˈपनिश्मन्ट्/
Word forms: punishments
1. uncountable noun
Punishment is the act of punishing someone or being punished.
The man is guilty and deserves punishment.
punishment for something
the punishment of someone/something
punishment for a crime/offence
punishment for murder/adultery
the punishment of children/criminals/offenders/crime
SET PHRASESreward and punishment, crime and punishment
2. variable noun
A punishment is a particular way of punishing someone.
The usual punishment is a fine of £100.
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Example Sentences Including 'punishment'
Lirael couldn't even imagine what sort of punishment required the presence of the entire Watch.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
She didn't have any scars consistent with this kind of punishment.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
What you're really saying is that you believe in capital punishment.The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
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'punishment' in Other Languages
- Arabic: عِقَاب
- Brazilian Portuguese: punição
- Chinese: 惩罚
- Croatian: kazna
- Czech: trest
- Danish: straf
- Dutch: straf
- European Spanish: castigo acto
- Finnish: rangaistus
- French: punition
- German: Strafe
- Greek: τιμωρία
- Italian: punizione
- Japanese: 処罰
- Korean: 벌
- Norwegian: straff
- Polish: kara
- Portuguese: punição
- Romanian: pedeapsă pedepse
- Russian: наказание
- Spanish: castigo
- Swedish: straff
- Thai: การลงโทษ
- Turkish: ceza
- Ukrainian: покарання
- Vietnamese: sự trừng phạt
Translation of punishment from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary