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Synonyms for censorˈsɛn sər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. censor(noun)

    someone who censures or condemns

  2. censor(verb)

    a person who is authorized to read publications or correspondence or to watch theatrical performances and suppress in whole or in part anything considered obscene or politically unacceptable

  3. ban, censor(verb)

    forbid the public distribution of ( a movie or a newspaper)

    Synonyms:
    blackball, censor, banish, ostracise, ban, cast out, ostracize, shun

  4. censor(verb)

    subject to political, religious, or moral censorship

    "This magazine is censored by the government"

    Synonyms:
    ban

Wiktionary

  1. censor(noun)

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  2. censor(noun)

    To review in order to remove objectionable content from correspondence or public media, either by legal criteria or with discretionary powers

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  3. censor(noun)

    To remove objectionable content

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  4. censor(noun)

    One who censures or condemns

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  5. censor(noun)

    A hypothetical subconscious agency which filters unacceptable thought before it reaches the conscious

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  6. censor(noun)

    (acronym) Censors Ensure No Secrets Over Radios

    Synonyms:
    censurer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. censor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inspector, critic

  2. censor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    censurer, caviller

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

censure, censorship, reproach, admonish, sergeant, decry


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