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synonyms for censured

  • admonish
  • berate
  • castigate
  • chastise
  • chide
  • denounce
  • discipline
  • rebuff
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • reproach
  • scold
  • abuse
  • animadvert
  • asperse
  • attack
  • backbite
  • blame
  • cavil
  • contemn
  • denigrate
  • deprecate
  • disapprove
  • disparage
  • impugn
  • incriminate
  • judge
  • knock
  • lecture
  • ostracize
  • remonstrate
  • reprehend
  • reprove
  • upbraid
  • carp at
  • cut up
  • exprobate
  • find fault with
  • get after
  • look askance
  • pick apart
  • pull apart
  • read out
  • take to task
  • tear apart
  • tell off
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antonyms for censured

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  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • forgive
  • laud
  • praise
  • agree
  • cherish
  • defend
  • endorse
  • protect
  • sanction
  • allow
  • permit
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How to use censured in a sentence

Suspicions were soon aroused, and the Queen very properly censured Fitzwilliam for trusting such matters to a secretary.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOL. II (OF 3)RICHARD BAGWELL
Some were severely censured as wanting those qualities which make a good regiment.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
They censured the calling in of foreign forces to decide domestic quarrels as disgraceful and dangerous.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
He is publishing a medical journal for the money there is in it, and for this he is not to be censured.
THE PROPAGANDA FOR REFORM IN PROPRIETARY MEDICINES, VOL. 1 OF 2VARIOUS
Albert began to speak of him, and censured him for his prejudices.
THE SORROWS OF YOUNG WERTHERJ.W. VON GOETHE
Milton has been often censured for ascribing to spirits many functions of which spirits must be incapable.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME XIIIJOHN LORD
There are other persons who, though they cannot in all cases be censured for penuriousness, have imbibed a very pernicious error.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
She was at that time severely censured for her desertion of her father James, and her conduct seemed both heartless and frivolous.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VIIJOHN LORD
Very few ministers refuse to hold Slaves, and neither ministers nor church members are ever censured for the act.
THE WAY TO ABOLISH SLAVERYCHARLES STEARNS
Le Brun and Carlo Maratti are censured as being "deficient in this management of colours."
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CENSURED

  • accusable
  • caught
  • censurable
  • censured
  • chargeable
  • condemned
  • conscience-stricken
  • contrite
  • convictable
  • convicted
  • criminal
  • culpable
  • damned
  • delinquent
  • depraved
  • doomed
  • erring
  • evil
  • felonious
  • hangdog
  • in error
  • in the wrong
  • iniquitous
  • judged
  • liable
  • licentious
  • offending
  • on one's head
  • out of line
  • regretful
  • remorseful
  • reprehensible
  • responsible
  • rueful
  • sentenced
  • sheepish
  • sinful
  • sorry
  • wicked
  • wrong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.