Spanish translation of 'punishing'
- [race, schedule]
malos tratos mpl
⇒ to take a punishing
recibir una paliza (inf)[car, furniture etc],
recibir muchos golpes
Example Sentences Including 'punishing'
A psychiatrist would say she is punishing me through her boyfriends for marrying Sophie.The Image of Laura
The rudeness of the silence crushed Luther; Hugh might have made a few mistakes, but punishing him in this way was wrong.Dansville
To punish her more, in the same way she's delighted for so long in punishing me.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Trends of 'punishing'
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⇒ to punish sb for sth/for doing sth
castigar a algn por algo/por hacer algo
⇒ they were severely punished for their disobedience
los castigaron severamente por su desobediencia
- (figurative, informal)
Example Sentences Including 'punish'
In the first place, my dear, I wouldn't punish them any further.Challenge for the Chalet School
All they're doing is serving the demon guilt which makes them want to punish themselves.Absolute Truths
Alcohol, ordeal, police, protect, tragedy, condemn, punish...THE CHEEK PERFORATION DANCE (2002)
'punishing' in Other Languages
Translation of punishing from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary