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The meaning of Bowdlerising

Bowdlerising – definition

verb

Remove material that is considered improper or offensive from (a text or account), especially with the result that the text becomes weaker or less effective.

Usage examples:

Every edition of his letters and diaries has been bowdlerized
verb

To remove words or parts from a book, play, or film that are considered to be unsuitable or offensive

Usage examples:

The version of the play that i saw had been horribly bowdlerized.

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Word origin

mid 19th century: from the name of Dr Thomas Bowdler (1754–1825), who published an expurgated edition of Shakespeare in 1818, + -ize.

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