- chasten used 6 times.
- chastened used 8 times.
- chastenest used once.
- chasteneth used 5 times.
- chastening used 6 times.
- chastise used 10 times.
- chastised used 6 times.
- chastisement used 5 times.
- chastiseth used once.
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
CHASTEN, verb transitive
1. To correct by punishment; to punish; to inflict pain for the purpose of reclaiming an offender; as, to chasten a son with a rod.
I will chasten him with the rod of men. 2 Samuel 7:14.
2. To afflict by other means.
As many as I love I rebuke and chasten Revelation 3:19.
3. To purify from errors or faults.
CHASTENED, participle passive Corrected; punished; afflicted for correction.
CHASTENER, noun One who punishes, for the purpose of correction.
CHASTENESS, noun Chastity; purity.
CHASTENING, participle present tense Correcting; afflicting for correction.
CHASTENING, noun Correction; punishment for the purpose of reclaiming.
No chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous but grievous. Hebrews 12:5.