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Correct spelling:
censorious
Definition:
Critical; fault- finding.
Synonyms:
severe (adjective)
stark, austere, cutting, exacting, imperial, acrimonious, raw, acerbic, frosty, meticulous, disciplined, piquant, dry, unbending, curt, dour, intense, ascetic, abrupt, correct, intolerant, blunt, prudish, rigid, acute, fundamental, grim, relentless, short, stiff-necked, brisk, obdurate, oppressive, precise, Draconian, cool, stern, harsh, lean, hidebound, severe, inflexible, authoritarian, sharp, uncompromising, crisp, keen, Spartan, critical, obstinate, caustic, gruff, brusque, spare, rigorous, bleak, puritanical, demanding, strait-laced, icy, strict, stringent, tart, basic, astringent, chilly.
Other synonyms:
moody, irritable, fractious, carping, captious, praise, sensitive, short-tempered, hypercritical, hot-tempered, touchy, complaining, faultfinding, faultfinding, temperamental, bad-tempered, overcritical, irascible.
Examples of usage:
  1. She turned to him with censorious eyes as she spoke, as if struck with a pain of which he was the cause. - "The Rustler of Wind River", G. W. Ogden.
  2. They only seek, in their own mild and gentle way, the indulgence of the pleasures which the less bloody phases of duck hunting afford; and censorious critic has the right to demand that their enjoyment should be marred or diminished by the of veracity or self- abasement. no exactions - "Fishing and Shooting Sketches", Grover Cleveland.
  3. This time it says: It is not for to vindicate Mary Godwin from the charge of multiplied immorality which is brought against her by the candid as well as the censorious, by the sagacious as well as the superstitious observer. us - "Mary Wollstonecraft", Elizabeth Robins Pennell.

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