HyperDic: bowdler

English > 1 sense of the word Bowdler:
NOUNperson Bowdler, Thomas BowdlerEnglish editor who in 1818 published an expurgated edition of the works of Shakespeare (1754-1825)
English > Bowdler: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish editor who in 1818 published an expurgated edition of the works of Shakespeare (1754-1825).
SynonymThomas Bowdler
Instance ofeditor, editor in chiefA person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication
SpanishBowdler, Thomas Bowdler
CatalanThomas Bowdler
Verbsbowdleriseedit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate

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