Example sentences for: penalized

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

  • The papers take Clinton's remarks yesterday that Mexico should not be penalized for its performance in this area to mean that he plans to recommend later this month that Congress again certify the country as a reliable anti-drug partner.

  • In her now-notorious op-ed, Gloria Steinem argued that Clinton should not be penalized for his "boorish" come-ons.

  • Highly proficient laboratories which develop very narrow control limits may be unfairly penalized if a test result which falls just outside the control limits is rejected de facto.

  • And, just as the intellectually undistinguished George W. doubtless got into Yale as a "legacy," JQA, though he had mastered Thucydides, surely wasn't penalized for his father's name when he was admitted to Harvard.

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