Sign In


Comments for 罰

Search by Japanese Word


Search by English Meaning


English Meaning(s) for 罰

  1. (divine) punishment; curse; retribution

Definition and Synonyms for 罰

Retribution the act of correcting for your wrongdoing
Synonyms: ,
Penalisation the act of punishing
Synonyms: ペナルティー, 仕置, お仕置き, 処分, 処刑, 処罰, 刑戮, 刑罰, 制裁, 天罰, 天誅, 懲らしめ, 懲らしめる, 懲戒, 懲罰, 成敗, 成敗, 戒め, 戒める, 科罰, 縛め, 罪科, ,
Penalty the disadvantage or painful consequences of an action or condition
Synonyms: 報い, 報う, 報いる, ,

Meanings for each kanji in 罰

penalty; punishment Kanji Details »

Categories 罰 is a member of

Rectification the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake
Show all words in category »
Social Control control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
Show all words in category »
Disadvantage the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 罰

Sample Sentences for 罰

In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments.
We won't be able to evade punishment this time.
Don't punish the boy severely; go easy on him.
We'll get it this time.
They sought to punish him for his crime but he escaped.

Comments for 罰

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.