German Dictionary

Translation of punish in German

to punish      bestrafen 

Translation by Vocabulix


Sample sentences:
In the old days the unfaithful were often punished with gonorrhea.

Früher wurden Untreue oft mit Tripper bestraft.
Larceny used to be punished by chopping off the right hand. Diebstahl wurde früher durch Abhacken der rechten Hand bestraft.
The curious dwarf in the fairytale was punished by the prince. Der neugierige Zwerg wurde in dem Märchen vom Prinz bestraft.
to punish (for); penalize; Prosecute bestrafen (für)
sentence to; punish bestrafen
to punish bestrafen

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English Verbs    
Conjugation of punish   [ punished, punished ]
German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of bestrafen
bestrafe  bestrafst  bestraft  bestrafen  bestraft  bestrafen  bestrafte  bestraftest  bestrafte  bestraften  bestraftet  bestraften