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sfasa
gismu rafsi: sfa x1 (agent) punishes x2 for infraction x3 (event/state/action) with punishment x4 (event/state). Also chastise, castigate, chasten, discipline, correct (one sense); also x4 penalty. See also cnemu, pleji, venfu, zekri, canja, dunda, jdima, jerna, kargu, prali, dapma, cirko, jinga.
xu la.mam. sfasa lo xirma
Is Mother scolding the horse?
sfasa ko'a lo nu zerle'a loi jdini
He was punished for stealing the money.
ko sfasa nai la tom ra
Don't punish Tom for that.
la tom pu na se sfasa
Tom wasn't punished.
li piso'u nilyla'e lo nu la tom se sfasa
The probability of Tom being punished is very small.
mi na zanru lo ve sfasa noi po'o cu'i zekri
I don't approve of punishments which, for one, are a crime.
ka'e ctuca lo verba lo du'u xamgu tarti kei ta'i lo nu na sfasa
You can teach good manners to children without resorting to punishment.
.au lo tricu cu krati lo ro se genja jecu sfasa lo kusru be gy
Would that the trees might speak on behalf of all things that have roots, and punish those that wrong them!
vlasfa
lujvo s1=v1 (agent) reproaches s2 for infraction s3 (event/state/action) from valsi sfasa
le rirni pu sfasa le verba lo ka jai gau spofu fai lo palta vau lo ka na permite vo'e lo ka kelci bu'u lo zdani
The parent punished the child for breaking the plate by not allowing playing at home.
venfu
gismu rafsi: vef x1 takes revenge on/retaliates against x2 (person) for wrong x3 (nu) with vengeance x4 (nu). Also avenge; (adjective:) x1 is vengeful. See also sfasa, cnemu.
sfane'u
lujvo n1=s1 (agent) punishes n2=s2 [recipient] for atypical infraction n3=s3 (event/state/action) with punishment n4=s4. Notes: The main difference to sfasa is that the infraction must be atypical. See also malne'u, cnemu.
dapma
gismu rafsi: dap x1 curses/damns/condemns x2 to fate (event) x3. Curse with a specific expression (= dapsku). See also mabla, dimna, cnemu, sfasa, dunda, cusku, cirko, jdima, di'ai.
cirko
gismu rafsi: cri x1 loses person/thing x2 at/near x3; x1 loses property/feature x2 in conditions/situation x3. x2 may be a specific object, a commodity (mass), an event (rare for cirko), or a property; pedantically, for objects/commodities, this is sumti-raising from ownership of the object/commodity (= po'ecri, posyselcri for unambiguous semantics). See also facki, ralte, sisku, claxu, jinga, pleji, canja, sfasa, dapma, binra, mipri.
kargu
gismu x1 (object/commodity/property/event) is costly/expensive/dear to x2 by standard x3. x1 may be a specific object, a commodity (mass), an event, or a property; pedantically, for objects/commodities, this is sumti-raising from ownership of the object/commodity (= poskargu for unambiguous semantics). See also vamji, dirba, vajni, jdima, pleji, canja, jerna, jinga, jemna, sfasa, vecnu.