What are the antonyms for CASTIGATION?

Synonyms for CASTIGATION

Usage Examples for CASTIGATION

  1. You are at liberty, then, to go forth and assist in the castigation. - "From the Housetops" by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. He has many excuses, doubtless: the total want of early restraint, the miserable influence of the injudicious mother who alternately idolized and victimized him, the bitter castigation of his first plunge into literature, and then the flattering, fawning, fulsome adoration of his habitual associates, of course were all against him; but, after all, one cannot respect the man who strikes colors to the enemy as one does the one who comes conqueror out of the conflict. - "Records of a Girlhood" by Frances Ann Kemble