criticizer

[ krit-uh-sahyz ]SEE DEFINITION OF criticizer
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WORD ORIGIN

1640s, "to pass judgment on something" (usually unfavorable), from critic + -ize. Meaning "to discuss critically" is from 1660s; that of "to censure" is from 1704. Related: Criticized; criticizing.

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