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He has also signaled opposition to the censorious “woke” culture that has come to dominate liberal discourse.

From Time

By 2001, the International Center for Human Rights and Democratic Development estimated, China spent $20 billion on censorious telecom equipment every year.

Up until the mid-’80s, it looked like these censorious villains would triumph—and also, like today, most of the adult world hid in their homes in Sherman Oaks instead of fighting back.

Additionally, the Court handed a victory to public school student-athletes — and to students generally — who find themselves on the wrong end of overly censorious school administrators.

From Vox

Yet jollity and gloom are still at war in our censorious age.

But amid all the censorious protests against “self-censorship” an important legal principle has been ignored.

After all, here was a babe equipped to face the exigencies of a censorious world; in looks and apparel a credit to any father.

They judged him by a censorious standard which took no account of genius.

Yes, and she is a curious being to pretend to be censorious—an awkward thing, without any one good point under the sun.

He forgot the delicate and uncertain state of his marital affairs, forgot the censorious world, his ennui and doubt and regret.

The Bishop is especially incensed at the censer; and waxes censorious about the wax lights.

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On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to censorious, such as: accusatory, captious, carping, caviling, cavillous, and chiding.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.