Definition of 一罰百戒

いちばつひゃっかいichibatsuhyakkai

noun:

  • punishing a crime to make an example for others - four character idiom

Example Sentences

なんでnandeoreだけdakega文句monku言われるiwarerunoかなkana一罰百戒noつもりtsumorideスケープゴートSUKEEPUGOOTOniされたsaretanじゃjaかなわないkanawanaiyo
Why am I the only one they complain of? They're just making an example out of me and using me as a scapegoat.

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