Punitive in a Sentence  πŸ”‰

Definition of Punitive

done as an act of punishment

Examples of Punitive in a sentence

1. The purpose of the punitive lawsuit’s community service ruling is to forever remind the drunk driver of the cost of his actions. πŸ”‰

2. When the case began, the attorney announced his client was seeking both monetary and punitive damages for being fired without cause. πŸ”‰

3. The proceeds from the punitive lawsuit will be used to establish a fund for families who lose loved ones in a drunk driving incident. πŸ”‰

4. Since the punitive sanctions are not producing the desired results, the United Nations is sending troops into the distressed country.  πŸ”‰

5. The university is taking punitive actions against the football player who failed his drug test.  πŸ”‰


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