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censurenoun [U]

uk   /ˈsen.ʃər/  us   /ˈsen.ʃɚ/ formal
strong criticism or disapproval: His dishonest behaviour came under severe censure.
censure
verb [T] uk   us  
Ministers were censured for their lack of decisiveness during the crisis.
(Definition of censure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"censure" in American English

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censurenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsen·ʃər, -tʃər/
strong criticism or disapproval, esp. when it is the official judgment of an organization
censure
verb [T]  us   /ˈsen·ʃər, -tʃər/
The Senate rarely censures its members.
(Definition of censure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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censurenoun [U]

uk   /ˈsensjər/  us   /ˈsenʃər/ formal
strong criticism or disapproval: The former brokers, charged with selling unsuitable investments, face censure and fines of $10,000 each.

censureverb [T]

uk   /ˈsensjər/  us   /ˈsenʃər/ formal
to criticize someone officially: censure sb for sth Ministers were censured for their lack of decisiveness during the crisis. EU lawmakers refused to censure the European Commission over its handling of a fraud scandal last year.
(Definition of censure from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “censure”
in Vietnamese phê bình…
in Spanish censura, censurar…
in Malaysian dicela…
in Thai ตำหนิ…
in French blâmer…
in German kritisieren, abmahnen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指責,斥責,譴責…
in Russian осуждать, порицать…
in Turkish kınamak, resmî yolla eleştirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指责,斥责,谴责…
in Indonesian mencela…
in Polish udzielać nagany, potępiać…
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