anti-censorship

adjective
an·​ti-cen·​sor·​ship | \ ˌan-tē-ˈsen(t)-sər-ˌship How to pronounce anti-censorship (audio) , ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-censorship

: opposing or prohibiting censorship : favoring or allowing freedom of expression anti-censorship laws/protests

First Known Use of anti-censorship

1856, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About anti-censorship

Time Traveler for anti-censorship

Time Traveler

The first known use of anti-censorship was in 1856

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near anti-censorship

anti-cellulite

anti-censorship

anticenter

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for anti-censorship

Cite this Entry

“Anti-censorship.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-censorship. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!