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punishing

  1. present participle of punish

AdjectiveEdit

punishing ‎(comparative more punishing, superlative most punishing)

  1. That inflicts punishment.
  2. Arduous, gruelling.

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NounEdit

punishing ‎(plural punishings)

  1. Punishment.
    • 2011, Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore, The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Practical Theology (page 303)
      We may not be convinced that God is as involved in historical punishings as the prophet claims, and we may have a strong negative reaction to the claims made for how God acts []
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