from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of bowdlerizer.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Gordon writes that Christians in general are great "bowdlerizers" of the Bible, selectively reading for what they find useful and ignoring the more troubling parts.
More Shanghai Truckers Protest Over Costs To confound Beijing's bowdlerizers, users have been known to post images of text rather than text itself, to jumble Chinese characters so they appear vertically, or to substitute sensitive terms with similar-sounding characters.