Examples of censorious in a Sentence
The stunt earned her the scorn of her censorious older sister.
I was surprised by the censorious tone of the book review.
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Legalising abortion was the defining defeat of the old order—censorious, hypocritical, male—in post-war France.
His censorious nature boiled over this week when his security detail viciously attacked protesters on Tuesday outside the Turkish embassy in Washington.
People might be overly sensitive or censorious so armor up.
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Synonym Discussion of censorious
CENSORIOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of censorious for English Language Learners
: having or showing a tendency to criticize someone or something severely : very critical
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