discipline

01. I think they should [discipline] their child more; he is always getting into trouble at school.
02. When you join the army, one of the first things you are taught is [discipline].
03. The child's father was angry that no [disciplinary] action was taken against the coach for hitting his child.
04. There have been a number of [discipline] problems in the classroom which must be dealt with.
05. It takes a lot of self-[discipline] to be able to work at home on your own time.
06. The lawyer has been [disciplined] for his behavior in court, but can still practice law.
07. In British politics, party [discipline] is strictly enforced on pain of expulsion from the party caucus.
08. I don't think that using severe [discipline] is an effective way to raise children to respect others.
09. Bette Davis once suggested that [discipline] is a symbol of caring to a child, who needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child.
10. There is an Irish proverb which states that there is no luck except where there is [discipline].
11. My teacher was a strict [disciplinarian] who ran the classroom like we were all in the army.
12. Independent language study requires a great deal of self-[discipline] and self-motivation.
13. The Swedish government's commitment to fiscal [discipline] resulted in a strong budgetary surplus in 2001.
14. Sathya Sai Baba once observed that we can be successful leaders only if we are [disciplined] followers.
15. Adult elephants commonly [discipline] younger elephants with trunk slaps or vocalizations.
16. Sound clips can be a very useful teaching aid in a variety of [disciplines].
17. The ancient Greeks believed that music was an effective tool to [discipline] the mind.

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  • discipline — [ disiplin ] n. f. • 1080; « punition, ravage, douleur » en a. fr.; lat. disciplina 1 ♦ ( XIVe) Fouet fait de cordelettes ou de petites chaînes utilisé pour se flageller, se mortifier. Des coups de discipline. « Laurent, serrez ma haire avec ma… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • discipliné — discipline [ disiplin ] n. f. • 1080; « punition, ravage, douleur » en a. fr.; lat. disciplina 1 ♦ ( XIVe) Fouet fait de cordelettes ou de petites chaînes utilisé pour se flageller, se mortifier. Des coups de discipline. « Laurent, serrez ma… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • discipline — DISCIPLINE. s. f. Institution, instruction, éducation. Vous êtes sous la discipline d un bon Maître. Élevé sous une bonne discipline. Il y a des animaux capables de discipline. [b]f♛/b] Il se prend aussi pour Réglement, ordre, conduite. La… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • discipline — Discipline. s. f. Institution, education. Vous estes sous la discipline d un bon maistre, eslevé sous une bonne discipline. Il se prend aussi, pour Reglement, ordre, conduite. La discipline Ecclesiastique & Religieuse. la discipline militaire.… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Discipline — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Este artículo trata sobre octavo álbum de King Crimson. Para otros usos de este término, véase Discipline (álbum). Discipline LP de King Crimson Publicación 1981 …   Wikipedia Español

  • discipline — Ⅰ. discipline UK US /ˈdɪsəplɪn/ noun ► [U] the practice of making sure that people obey rules and do not cause problems: »Personnel rules are used to govern worker conduct and impose discipline on violators. »the strict discipline of prison ► [U] …   Financial and business terms

  • Discipline — Dis ci*pline, n. [F. discipline, L. disciplina, from discipulus. See {Disciple}.] 1. The treatment suited to a disciple or learner; education; development of the faculties by instruction and exercise; training, whether physical, mental, or moral …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discipline — (с англ. дисциплина) может означать: Discipline (альбом Джанет Джексон) (2008) Discipline (альбом King Crimson) (1981) Discipline: Record of a Crusade (2003) …   Википедия

  • Discipline — Dis ci*pline, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disciplined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disciplining}.] [Cf. LL. disciplinarian to flog, fr. L. disciplina discipline, and F. discipliner to discipline.] 1. To educate; to develop by instruction and exercise; to train.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discipline — bezeichnet: eine niederländische Band, siehe Discipline (Band) ein Musikalbum von King Crimson, siehe Discipline (Album) einen Teilaspekt des BDSM Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur U …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • discipline — [n1] regimen, training conduct, control, cultivation, curb, development, domestication, drill, drilling, education, exercise, inculcation, indoctrination, limitation, method, orderliness, practice, preparation, regulation, restraint, self command …   New thesaurus

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