verb (used with object)
Origin of censor
Examples from the Web for censorial
This is rather too much for even the inflexible gravity of our censorial muscles.Life of Lord Byron, Vol. 6 (of 6)|Thomas Moore
As a censorial act, and punishment of an abuse, it might answer some purpose.
The Basilica called Porcia was a censorial dedication of the old Cato.Plutarch's Lives Volume III.|Plutarch
They are accused of disgusting affectation, of pretending to youth, to censorial importance, and to an exquisite sensibility.The Young Maiden|A. B. (Artemas Bowers) Muzzey
This is probably to the censorial mind nothing but the base compromise and sophistry of "moderate drinking."From the Easy Chair, series 2|George William Curtis