In a chastening manner.

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  • chasteningly — chas·ten·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • chasteningly — adverb : in a chastening manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • chasten — chastener, n. chasteningly, adv. chastenment, n. /chay seuhn/, v.t. 1. to inflict suffering upon for purposes of moral improvement; chastise. 2. to restrain; subdue: Age has chastened his violent temper. 3. to make chaste in style. [1520 30;… …   Universalium

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