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Synonyms for censor
ˈsɛn sərcen·sor

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  1. censornoun

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  2. censornoun

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

    The man responsible for censoring films has seen some things in his time.

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  3. censornoun

    An official responsible for the removal of objectionable or sensitive content

    The headmaster is an even stricter censor for his boarding pupils' correspondence than the enemy censors had been for his own when the country was occupied.

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  4. censornoun

    One who censures or condemns

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  5. censornoun

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

    Synonyms:
    censurer

  6. censornoun

    (acronym) Censors Ensure No Secrets Over Radios

    Synonyms:
    censurer

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. censornoun

    someone who censures or condemns

  2. censorverb

    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, censorverb

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

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

  4. censorverb

    subject to political, religious, or moral censorship

    "This magazine is censored by the government"

    Synonyms:
    ban

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. censornoun

    Synonyms:
    inspector, critic

  2. censornoun

    Synonyms:
    censurer, caviller

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. censornoun

    Synonyms:
    inspector, reviewer, critic, caviler, censurer

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "censor":

    censure, censorship, reproach, admonish, sergeant, decry

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How to use censor in a sentence?

  1. A. Whitney Griswold:

    Books won't stay banned. They won't burn. Ideas won't go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas.

  2. Justin Danhof:

    The original idea of lots of Silicon Valley companies … They started as these free platforms, right? We are really going to liberate communication in the United States of America, we’re not going to censor, and that was part of the deal that they got with the government, right? That’s the whole Section 230 debate is they were given immunity for what was said on their platform because it was going to be a place for freedom of speech.

  3. Mark Zuckerberg:

    In a democracy, I don't think it's right for private companies to censor politicians or the news.

  4. Josh Blackman:

    This is a free speech case. This isn't a gun case, one state can not censor the speech of a citizen in another state.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We're not going to be silenced, big tech must not censor the voices.


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