Translation of "censor" - English-Spanish dictionary

censor

noun uk /ˈsen·sər/ us /ˈsen·sər/

a person whose job is to read books, watch movies, etc. in order to remove parts of them that are offensive or not allowed by rules

censor, -ora
The film was banned by the censors.
verb uk /ˈsen·sər/ us /ˈsen·sər/

to examine books, movies, etc. and remove parts of them that are offensive or not allowed by rules

censurar
The book was heavily censored before publication.

(Translation of “censor” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

censor

noun /ˈsensə/

an official who examines films etc and has the power to remove any of the contents which might offend people

censor
Part of his film has been banned by the censor.

an official (eg in the army) who examines letters etc and removes information which the authorities do not wish to be made public for political reasons etc

censor
the chief military censor.
censorious /-ˈsoː-/ adjective

(formal) very critical

hipercrítico
She is censorious about the behaviour/behavior of young people.
censorship noun

the policy of censoring

censura
state censorship of the media.

(Translation of “censor” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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