censorious definition

  • adjective:
    • maintaining censure; highly important.
    • looking after censure; extremely crucial.
    • Expressing censure.
    • Expressing censure.
    • dependent on censure and scolding; apt to blame or condemn; severe in creating remarks on other individuals, or on their writings or ways.
    • hooked on censure and scolding; apt to blame or condemn; severe to make remarks on other people, or on their writings or ways.
    • Implying or articulating censure.
    • Implying or revealing censure.
    • Addicted to censure; likely to blame or condemn; severe to make remarks on others, or on their writings or manners.
    • dependent on censure; likely to blame or condemn; severe for making remarks on others, or on their writings or manners.
    • Implying or expressing censure.
    • Implying or articulating censure.
    • harshly vital or expressing censure
    • harshly critical or revealing censure
  • others:
    • Addicted to censure; apt to blame or condemn; severe in commenting on other individuals or on the activities, ways, writings, etc.; captious; carping: since, a censorious critic.
    • hooked on censure; apt to blame or condemn; severe in commenting on other individuals or to their actions, manners, writings, etc.; captious; carping: because, a censorious critic.
    • Implying or revealing censure: as, censorious remarks.
    • Implying or revealing censure: as, censorious remarks.
    • Synonyms Hypercritical, faultfinding, carping, captious.
    • Synonyms Hypercritical, faultfinding, carping, captious.

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