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Definition of "penalizes" [penalizes]

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of penalize. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "penalizes" in a sentence
  • "The amendment "penalizes" millionaire candidates for exercising their First Amendment right to spend their wealth campaigning, Mr. Herman argued."
  • "I don't think the quiz "penalizes" you for knowing too much; it just moves you more to the middle."
  • "The moral of the Stephenson story isn't that having an involved father "penalizes" a blue-chip high school recruit, it's that the recruiting process demands some humility from both recruit and parents."
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