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1.
1)An unsevere punishment.

2)A warning.
1) Joe: Are you sure I should steal that car?
Fred: Yea, go for it! If you get caught you'll just get a slap on the wrist.
2)Officer: I'll let you two off with just a slap on the wrist this time for speeding.
by benormous April 23, 2006