Example sentences for: penalize

How can you use “penalize” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Allowances are allocated to each power plant based on 1997 emissions using a formula that does not penalize the "clean" plants that already have a low NOx or SO2 emission rate.

  • Pay the caterer well in advance, and be sure to choose one who will penalize you heavily for a last-minute cancellation.

  • 6. Emergency and trauma physicians, their respective professional organizations, and alcohol advocacy groups should contact their state insurance regulator, state department of health and human services, and legislators involved in insurance issues to urge amending state insurance codes that financially penalize hospitals and physicians who screen for alcohol.

  • In 1995, he and congressional Democrats defeated a House Republican bill to penalize plaintiffs for frivolous lawsuits and to impose "loser pays" rules.

  • Should we use the tax system to penalize companies that fire workers and reward those that do not?

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