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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cen·sure, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Censured p. pr. & vb. n. Censuring.]
 1. To form or express a judgment in regard to; to estimate; to judge. [Obs.] “Should I say more, you might well censure me a flatterer.”
 2. To find fault with and condemn as wrong; to blame; to express disapprobation of.
    I may be censured that nature thus gives way to loyalty.   --Shak.
 3. To condemn or reprimand by a judicial or ecclesiastical sentence.
 Syn: -- To blame; reprove; rebuke; condemn; reprehend; reprimand.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: officially rebuked or found blameworthy; "the censured
             senator did not run for another term"
      2: officially and strongly disapproved; "the censured conflict
         of interest"; "her condemned behavior" [syn: condemned]