punish

Punish vs Pay - What's the difference?

punish | pay |


As verbs the difference between punish and pay

is that punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action while pay is to give money or other compensation to in exchange for goods or services or pay can be (nautical|transitive) to cover (the bottom of a vessel, a seam, a spar, etc) with tar or pitch, or a waterproof composition of tallow, resin, etc; to smear.

As a noun pay is

money given in return for work; salary or wages.

As an adjective pay is

operable or accessible on deposit of coins.

Intimidate vs Punish - What's the difference?

intimidate | punish |


As verbs the difference between intimidate and punish

is that intimidate is to make timid or fearful; to inspire or affect with fear; to deter, as by threats; to dishearten; to abash while punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action.

Mandate vs Punish - What's the difference?

mandate | punish |


As verbs the difference between mandate and punish

is that mandate is while punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action.

Paddle vs Punish - What's the difference?

paddle | punish |


As verbs the difference between paddle and punish

is that paddle is to propel something through water with a paddle, oar, hands, etc or paddle can be (british) to walk or dabble playfully in shallow water, especially at the seaside while punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action.

As a noun paddle

is a two-handed, single-bladed oar used to propel a canoe or a small boat.

Punish vs Redirect - What's the difference?

punish | redirect |


As verbs the difference between punish and redirect

is that punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action while redirect is to give new direction to, change the direction of.

As a noun redirect is

a redirection.

Punish vs Prevent - What's the difference?

punish | prevent |


As verbs the difference between punish and prevent

is that punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action while prevent is to stop; to keep (from happening).

Punish vs Revenge - What's the difference?

punish | revenge |


As verbs the difference between punish and revenge

is that punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action while revenge is (reflexive) to take one's revenge (on'' or ''upon ) someone.

As a noun revenge is

any form of personal retaliatory action against an individual, institution, or group for some perceived harm or injustice.

Punish vs Pardon - What's the difference?

punish | pardon |


As a verb punish

is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action.

As a noun pardon is

pardon.

Punish vs Accuse - What's the difference?

punish | accuse |


As verbs the difference between punish and accuse

is that punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action while accuse is .

Bully vs Punish - What's the difference?

bully | punish |


As verbs the difference between bully and punish

is that bully is to intimidate (someone) as a bully while punish is to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct, to administer disciplinary action.

As a noun bully

is a person who is cruel to others, especially those who are weaker or have less power.

As an adjective bully

is (us|slang) very good; excellent.

As an interjection bully

is (often|followed by for) well done!.

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