Discipline(Word of the Day)

​ training that makes peoplemore willing to obey or more ableto control themselves, often in theform of rules, and punishments if these are broken, or the behaviour produced by this training: parental/military/school discipline There should be tougher discipline inschools. I don’t have enough (self) discipline tosave money. ​ [ U ] the ability to control yourself or other people, even in difficultsituations: Maintaining classroom discipline (=control of the students) is the first task of every teacher. discipline noun (SUBJECT) ​ C2 [ C ] a particular area of study,especially a subject studied at acollege or university to punish someone