Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To subject to a penalty, especially for infringement of a law or official regulation. See Synonyms at punish.
  • v. To impose a handicap on; place at a disadvantage.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. To subject to a penalty, especially for the infringement of a rule or regulation.
  • v. To impose a handicap on.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To make penal.
  • v. To put a penalty on. See Penalty, 3.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To lay under a penalty, in ease of violation, falsification, or the like: said of regulations, statements, etc.; subject, expose, or render liable to a penalty: said of persons. Also spelled penalise.
  • To affix what amounts to a penalty to some act that is not in itself a penal offense; to subject to a disadvantage; handicap.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on
  • Verb Form
    penalized    penalizes    penalizing   
    revenge    victimize    execute    retaliate    avenge    victimise    put to death    correct    scourge    amerce   
    Words with the same meaning
    punish    handicap   
    Words with the same terminal sound