Censure and Commendation


Censure noun - An often public or formal expression of disapproval.
Usage example: a rare censure of a senator by the full United States Senate for misconduct

Commendation is an antonym for censure in topics: disapproval, praise, acclaim.


Commendation noun - A formal expression of praise.
Usage example: a new novel that has received enthusiastic commendations from most of the critics

Censure is an antonym for commendation in acclaim topic.

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