Definition of Castigatory

1. a. Punitive in order to amendment; corrective.



2. n. An instrument formerly used to punish and correct arrant scolds; -- called also a ducking stool, or trebucket.

Definition of Castigatory

1. Adjective. Serving or tending to castigate. ¹

2. Noun. (obsolete) An instrument formerly used to punish and correct arrant scolds; the ducking stool or trebucket. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Castigatory

casters
castes
castest
casteth
castewise
castful
castigate
castigated
castigates
castigating
castigations
castigator
castigatories
castigators
castigatory (current term)
castillated
casting
casting-couch
casting agent
casting away
casting flask
casting lots
casting off
casting ring
casting vote
casting wax
castings
castiron

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