HyperDic: bowdleriser

English > 1 sense of the word bowdleriser:
NOUNperson bowdleriser, expurgator, bowdlerizera person who edits a text / text by removing obscene or offensive words or passages
English > bowdleriser: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who edits a text / text by removing obscene or offensive words or passages.
Synonymsexpurgator, bowdlerizer
Broadereditor, editor in chiefA person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication
Verbsbowdleriseedit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate

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