corporal punishment

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corporal punishment

n
punishment of a physical nature, such as caning, flogging, or beating
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.corporal punishment - the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of committing a crimecorporal punishment - the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of committing a crime
penalisation, penalization, penalty, punishment - the act of punishing
whacking, beating, drubbing, licking, thrashing, trouncing, lacing - the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
electric shock - the use of electricity to administer punishment or torture; "they used cattle prods to administer electric shocks"
capital punishment, death penalty, executing, execution - putting a condemned person to death
gauntlet, gantlet - a form of punishment in which a person is forced to run between two lines of men facing each other and armed with clubs or whips to beat the victim
kick in the butt - punishment inflicted by kicking the victim in the behind
lapidation, stoning - the act of pelting with stones; punishment inflicted by throwing stones at the victim (even unto death)
Translations
tělesný trest
korporlig afstraffelse
ruumiillinen rangaistus
fizičko kažnjavanje
体刑
체벌
aga
การลงโทษทางร่างกายของผู้กระทำผิด
hình phạt về thể xác

corporal punishment

corporal punishment

npunizione f corporale

corporal punishment

عُقُوبَة بَدَنِيَّة tělesný trest korporlig afstraffelse Körperstrafe σωματική τιμωρία castigo corporal ruumiillinen rangaistus châtiment corporel fizičko kažnjavanje punizione corporale 体刑 체벌 lijfstraf fysisk avstraffelse kara cielesna castigo corporal телесное наказание aga การลงโทษทางร่างกายของผู้กระทำผิด dayak cezası hình phạt về thể xác 体罚
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He said that the country should favor a more balanced and nuanced approach, which is both protective of the child but recognizing the right of parents who believe in the merits of corporeal punishment properly administered.
However, the President said he will resist this trend in favor of a more balanced and nuanced approach, which is both protective of the child but recognizing the right of parents who believe in the merits of corporeal punishment properly administered.
While mentioning Corporeal Punishment Bill, Juvenile Act, Islamabad Child Protection Act, Dr Mazari underscored the need of effective implementation of different legislation regarding Child Protection.
As such, the use of corporeal punishment tends to linger in modern States whose political authority is less robust and vulnerable to challenge.
Both the original and the revised have similar structures addressing the basis for morale and discipline and including statistics for corporeal punishment from various countries during the war.