The definition of a censure is a strong judgment of disapproval.(noun)
An example of censure is a newspaper article condemning a new educational practice.
Censure is defined as to criticize or judge in a harsh manner.(verb)
See censure in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L censura < censor, censor
See censure in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin cēnsūra, censorship
Origin: , from cēnsor, Roman censor; see censor.
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