Meaning of “censor” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /ˈsensər/

to examine books, documents, or films and remove parts of them that are offensive or not allowed by rules:

[ often passive ] The book was heavily censored before publication.
censor noun [ C ]

The film was banned by censors.

(Definition of “censor” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)