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Another word for censure

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Noun
  1. A comment expressing fault

    See also:

    praise

Verb
  1. To find fault with

    See also:

    praise

  2. To feel or express strong disapproval of

    See also:

    praise

Another word for censure

Noun
Verb

Synonym Study

  • Criticize , in this comparison, is the most general term for finding fault with or disapproving of a person or thing
  • Blame stresses the fixing of responsibility for an error, fault, etc.
  • Reprehend suggests sharp or severe disapproval, generally of faults, errors, etc. rather than of people
  • Condemn and denounce both imply an emphatic pronouncement of blame, guilt, or reprehensibility, condemn suggesting the rendering of a judicial or other final decision, and denounce, public accusation against people or acts
  • Censure implies the expression of severe criticism or disapproval by a person in authority or in a position to pass judgment