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launder

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of launder

  1. to remove objectionable parts from <had to launder the quarterback's off-the-cuff's remarks before they could be quoted in the newspaper> Synonyms bowdlerize, clean (up), expurgate, censor, red-pencilRelated Words cleanse, purge, purify; abbreviate, blue-pencil, edit, shorten; bleep, blip, cut (out), delete, excise, expunge, gut, x (out); black out, repress, silence, suppress; censure, condemn, denounce; examine, review, screen, scrutinizeNear Antonyms approve, authorize, sanction




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