Censorship - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsensərʃɪp|  American pronunciation of the word censorship
Brit.  |ˈsɛnsəʃɪp|  British pronunciation of the word censorship


- counterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy (syn: censoring)
- deleting parts of publications or correspondence or theatrical performances (syn: censoring)


TV reporters complained of government censorship.

an insidious trend towards censorship of the press

Did you read that piece in the Observer about censorship?

This kind of censorship is un-American.

...his obscene comment touched off a heated debate about the need for censorship on live broadcasts...

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