Translation of punishment in Spanish:
- 1.1 countable or uncountable (chastisement) the punishment the criminal receivedel castigo or la condena que recibió el delincuentehe took his punishment like a mansufrió el castigo sin quejarselet the punishment fit the crimeque el castigo sea acorde con la gravedad del delitoExample sentences1.2 uncountable (rough treatment) it's taken a lot of punishment
ha sido muy maltratado or [colloquial] baqueteadohe took a lot of punishment in the seventh roundse llevó una buena paliza en el séptimo asalto [colloquial]
- Martin said this would bring the level of punishment in line with offences against police officers.
- Some of these decisions are applications of the requirement of proportionality of punishment to offence.
- Scandalising the court is a form of contempt that can lead to the imposition of punishment.
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