Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To chasten; chastise; correct.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To chasten.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb rare Render chaste.

Etymologies

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En- (an intensifying prefix) + chasten (to chastise, subdue, or render chaste).

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