懲 (penal) kanji
Penal
This kanji has 18 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
This kanji belongs to jinmeyō (name) kanji.
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Meaning:penal, chastise, punish, discipline
On reading:チョウ
chō
Kun reading:こ-りる、こ-らす、こ-らしめる
ko-riru, ko-rasu, ko-rashimeru

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無期懲役
むきちょうえき
imprisonment which the prison term has not decided
もう懲り懲りだ
もうこりごりだ
have had enough, be fed up, have had a bellyful
脱走者を懲らしめる
だっそうしゃをこらしめる
punish an escapee, chastise a fugitive (runaway)
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