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Another word for censor

  1. To examine (material) and remove parts considered harmful or improper for publication or transmission

      1. A movable device, especially a framed construction such as a room divider or a decorative panel, designed to divide, conceal, or protect.
      2. One that serves to protect, conceal, or divide:
      3. A coarse sieve used for sifting out fine particles, as of sand, gravel, or coal.
      1. To remove erroneous, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable material from (a book, for example) before publication.
      1. To remove material that is considered offensive or objectionable from (a book, for example); expurgate.
  2. To keep from being published or transmitted

      1. To put an end to forcibly; subdue:
      2. To curtail or prohibit the activities of:
      3. To keep from being revealed, published, or circulated:
      1. To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
      2. To keep in or hold back; repress:
      3. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
      1. To make silent or quiet.
      2. To calm; soothe.
      3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
      1. To censor or cover up by writing over with black ink.
      2. (figuratively) To censor or cover up.
      3. (idiomatic, intransitive) To lose consciousness; to suffer a blackout.
      1. To prohibit (an action) or forbid the use of (something), especially by official decree:
      2. To refuse to allow (someone) to do something, go somewhere, or be a participant; exclude:
      3. Under the former system of apartheid, to deprive (a person suspected of illegal activity) of the right of free movement and association with others.

Another word for censor

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