Synonyms for CENSURABLE

Usage Examples for CENSURABLE

  1. The program becomes censurable only when it absorbs all else- when one's own interest is sought at the expense of the interest of other people instead of in connection with it or as a step in its realization. - "On the Firing Line in Education" by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  2. " Originality, carried to the length of eccentricity, is a censurable accomplishment in one of official rank," remarked the elder Chang coldly. - "Kai Lung's Golden Hours" by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  3. And such like, with as full power to them to proceed, treat and determine in any other matters to be committed to them by this Assembly, as if the samine were herein particularly insert, and with as ample power to proceede in the matters particularly or generally above- mentioned, as any Commissioners of Generall Assemblies have had, and have been in use of before: They being alwayes comptable to, and censurable by the next Generall Assembly, for their proceedings thereanent. - "The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland" by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  4. Sir, this movement of the Senator is far more censurable and dangerous, as an attempt to unite Church and State, than were the petitions against Sunday mails, the report in opposition to which gained for you, Mr. President, so much applause in the country. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
  5. For the last catastrophe Sainte Aldegonde himself was highly censurable, although the chief portion of the blame rested on the head of Hohenlo. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley