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censure
used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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Definition
harsh criticism; or formal criticism from an organization — such as the U.S. Senate
  • Women who had wildly adored him, and for his sake had braved all social censure and set convention at defiance, were seen to grow pallid with shame or horror if Dorian Gray entered the room.
    Chapter 9 (78% in)
censure = criticism
  • Compared to what he saw in it of censure or rebuke, how shallow Basil's reproaches about Sibyl Vane had been!
    Chapter 8 (28% in)

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