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discipline

(Field of study), noun area of education, area of learning, branch of instruction, branch of knowlldge, course, curriculum, doctrine, education, field of interrst, field of learning, learning, lore, teaching

discipline

(Obedience), noun acquiescence, constancy, constraint, control, curb, deference, disciplina, dutifulness, faithfulness, fidelity, limitation, loyalty, malleability, nonresistance, obsequiousness, pliancy, repression, restraint, self-command, self-denial, self-direction, self-mastery, self-restraint, servility, stoicism, strength of character, strength of will, submission, submissiveness, subordination to rules, will power
Associated concepts: disciplinary proceeding

discipline

(Punishment), noun amercement, chastening, chastisement, correction, deprivation, judgment, just deserts, penal retribution, penalty, penance, penology, reprimand, reproof, retribution, rettibutive justice, scourge, suffering, trial

discipline

(Training), noun coaching, conditioning, conduct, cultivation, development, diligent exercise, diliient practice, drill, drilling, exercise, grooming, guidance, inculcation, indoctrination, initiation, instruction, practice, preparation, qualification, readying, regulation, rehearsal, schooling, system of drill, systematic training

discipline

(Control), verb administer, bridle, bring to a state of obedience, bring under subjection, check, command, curb, direct, dominate, exercere, exercise direction over, govern, govern strictly, harness, hold in leash, hold in line, limit, make toe the line, manage, muzzle, oversee, pull in, regulate, rein in, restrain, restrict, stand over, subjugate, superintend, supervise

discipline

(Punish), verb administer correction, bring to retribution, call to account, carry out a sentence, chasten, chastise, correct, deal retributive justice, exact a penalty, exact retribution, execute a sentence, exeeute judgment, execute justice, get even with, give one his deserts, impose a penalty, inflict penalty, inflict penance upon, make an example of, penalize, reprove, scourge, sentence, subject to punishment, take to task, visit punishhent
Associated concepts: deterrence, disciplinary proceeding, isolation, rehabilitation, retribution

discipline

(Train), verb accustom, break in, bring up, coach, condition, cultivate, direct, educate, enlighten, form, foster, give directions, give instructions, give lessons in, groom, guide, habituate, impress upon the mind, indoctrinate, infuse, instill, instituere, instruct, nurture, prepare, put through paces, qualify, raise, ready, rear, school, show, train by instruction
See also: castigate, comport, compulsion, condemn, control, correction, criterion, edify, educate, force, inculcate, labor, manage, method, moderate, penalize, practice, punish, punishment, regulate, regulation, reprisal, restraint, rigor, rule, sanction, science, study, subdue, supervision
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euro]ose who can work should work or simply use more self discipline.
Of all the things that self discipline enables, the most important may be the ability to delay gratification.
The survey notes that the new undergraduates fall short of employers' expectations with regard to reliability, integrity, self discipline, willingness to learn, good written communication and basic computer skills.

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