verb (used with object)
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The film was approved by the censors, but mobs defaced public property, thrashed people, and threw Molotov cocktails.
By 1920 India had several regional censor boards, whose members were told to be watchful for “sensitive issues” and “forbidden scenes,” writes Someswar Bhowmik.
Meanwhile, self-publishers have always had to tread carefully on what they post or risk being targeted by censors who deem them illegal or inappropriate.New rule reins in China’s flourishing self-publishing space|Rita Liao|February 1, 2021|TechCrunch
However, they should consider the intent is not to act as censors that are stopping controversial topics but protecting users from false content.3 reforms social media platforms should make in light of ‘The Social Dilemma’|Walter Thompson|October 22, 2020|TechCrunch
Galileo thought his book had been approved by the proper censors.A new Galileo biography draws parallels to today’s science denialism|Tom Siegfried|August 11, 2020|Science News
The studio seemed to be satisfied with the results—although still opted to censor the death sequence in many foreign territories.Exclusive: Sony Emails Say State Department Blessed Kim Jong-Un Assassination in ‘The Interview’|William Boot|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still, was it possible that Russian authorities could censor the Internet and make Meduza inaccessible for Russian readers?
The attempts to censor news in Mainland China about the protests backfired.Chinese Tourists Are Taking Hong Kong Protest Selfies|Brendon Hong|October 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Activists still have to reach the site on their own, escaping efforts to censor or monitor the internet in their home countries.
Should the company censor conversations around such gun photographs, banning talk of a sale or a price?People Are Using Instagram to Sell Their Guns...and It’s Mostly Legal|Brian Ries|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I do not care very much how you censor or select the reading and talking and thinking of the schoolboy or schoolgirl.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
And that treatise of Van de Water, the Belgian, on the sublimation of the sub-conscious by the negation of the self-censor.
The Government Film Censor interprets his role chiefly as one of guiding parents.
It is not part of the censor's duty to see that his rulings are observed.
His very appointment as censor was due to the bottle-acquaintance that had sprung up with the regent Prince of Wales.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman