to relegate a high official to a minor post in an outlying region (punishment in imperial China); to banish or exile; (of immortals) to banish from Heaven; to censure; to blame

variant of 謫|谪

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贬谪 貶謫 bian3 zhe2
to banish from the court; to relegate

谪居 謫居 zhe2 ju1
(of officials in imperial China) to live in banishment

谪戍 謫戍 zhe2 shu4
in exile as penal servitude

指谪 指謫 zhi3 zhe2
to criticize