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verb [transitive] discipline pronunciation in American English /ˈdɪsəplɪn/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydiscipline
he/she/itdisciplines
present participledisciplining
past tensedisciplined
past participledisciplined
  1. to punish someone for something they have done wrong

    the role of parents in educating and disciplining children

    The strikers were disciplined by management.

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