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折檻
Readings
せっかん
sekkan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
scolding severely, chastisement, correcting, spanking (a naughty boy)Züchtigung, Bestrafung, Prügel, Schläge

Kanji
ON: セツKUN: お.る, おり, お.り, -お.り, お.れる
fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit

ON: カンKUN: おり, おばしま, てすり
pen, corral, cell, jail

Example sentences
さっき、なかなか起きなかったのも、折檻して欲しかったからでしょう?Parts: さっき, 中々 (なかなか), 起きる (おきる), 折檻 (せっかん), 欲しい (ほしい), から, でしょう (でしょ)Was your difficulty in getting up back then also because you wanted to be chastized I wonder?

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