censurable

adjective
cen·​sur·​able | \ ˈsen(t)-sh(ə-)rə-bəl How to pronounce censurable (audio) \

Definition of censurable

: deserving or open to censure censurable behavior

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Examples of censurable in a Sentence

censurable conduct that should get that student expelled the censurable language on the poster resulted in it being taken down

First Known Use of censurable

1602, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for censurable

censure entry 2 + -able

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The first known use of censurable was in 1602

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“Censurable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/censurable. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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