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  • A slap on the wrist
  • Cop out
  • Crime And Punishment ( Fyodor Dostoyevsky book )
  • Cruel and unusual punishment
  • Don't give a hang
  • Get the hang of it
  • Get your lumps
  • Give a dog a bad name and hang him
  • Give a man enough rope and he will hang himself
  • Give him enough rope and he'll hang himself
  • Glutton for punishment
  • Hair shirt
  • Hang a left
  • Hang a right
  • Hang about
  • Hang around with
  • Hang back
  • Hang by the neck until dead
  • Hang fire
  • Hang him out to dry
  • Hang in there
  • Hang loose
  • Hang on
  • Hang on a minute
  • Hang on by your fingertips
  • Hang on every word
  • Hang on for dear life
  • Hang on like grim death
  • Hang on to your shirt tails
  • Hang out
  • Hang out with
  • Hang out your shingle
  • Hang ten
  • Hang time
  • Hang tough
  • Hang up your boots
  • Hang up your hat
  • Hang up your sword
  • Hang your hat on
  • Hang your head
  • Hard labour
  • Have you any last requests? ( humorous question asked as though a person was about to be killed )
  • Heads will roll
  • I fought the law and the law won
  • Let it all hang out
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Lock him up and throw away the key
  • Mete out punishment
  • No names: no packdrill
  • On the receiving end
  • Short sharp shock
  • Six of the best
  • Smack on the wrist
  • Sucker for punishment
  • Take the rap
  • Take your lumps
  • The Naughty Corner
  • The Penalty of Leadership ( Cadillac advertising slogan )
  • Zero tolerance

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