pe·nal·ize /ˈpinḷˌaɪz, ˈpɛ-/
Pe·nal·ize v. t.
1. To make penal.
2. Sport. To put a penalty on. See Penalty, 3. [Eng.]
v : impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on; "The students
were penalized for showing up late for class"; "we had to
punish the dog for soiling the floor again" [syn: punish,