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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that criticizes harshly, disapproves, or formally rebukes.

Usage examples (32)
  • Noun : The newspapers were unanimous in their censure of the tax proposal
  • Verb (used with object) : She is more to be pitied than censured
  • “Not of refusal or expostulation — that time is gone by,” said her stern censurer.
  • The censurer, and the censured, will stand at the same bar, and be tried by the same Judge. for more
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