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bestrafen

  
be•stra•fen     ( bestraft    ptp)    vt   to punish,   (Jur)   [jdn]   to sentence (mit to),   (Sport)   [Spieler, Foul]   to penalize  
der Schiedsrichter bestrafte das Foul mit einem Elfmeter      the referee awarded or gave a penalty for the foul  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
jdn exemplarisch bestrafen exp.
to punish sb as an example (to others)

Entry related to:exemplarisch

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to take disciplinary action against sb
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'bestrafen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
jdn bestrafen
exp.
jdn exemplarisch bestrafen
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ich beabsichtige, Sie streng zu bestrafen
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ich habe fest vor {oder} bin fest entschlossen, ihn zu bestrafen
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"bestrafen": examples and translations in context
Wir müssen Irland helfen, nicht bestrafen. We need to help Ireland, not punish it.
Sie wollte nur die bestrafen, die verantwortlich waren. She wished to punish only those responsible.
Die Mitgliedstaaten selbst sollten jedoch die Schuldigen bestrafen. However, Member States should themselves deal with punishing the guilty.
Das neueste Spiel nannten wir "Hitler bestrafen". We called our latest game "punishing Hitler".
Wir können jedoch die Bevölkerung nicht für ihre unfähige Regierung bestrafen. But we cannot penalise people when they have a lousy government.
Wir haben versucht, eine ausgewogene Lösung zu finden und niemanden zu bestrafen. We have tried to find a balanced solution and not to penalise anybody.
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