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censure someone (for something)

to criticize someone formally for having done something. Please don't censure us for doing our duty. The legislature proposed to censure one of its members.
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FINRA censured RBC Capital Markets and fined the firm $125,000, after finding that it conditioned settlement in a FINRA dispute resolution arbitration on the former customers' agreeing not to oppose the firm's efforts to seek expungement of all reference to the dispute from the CRD system.
Bankers at Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), considered to be the country's largest lender, were censured for their subpar and deviant performance.
President Humala called Congress irresponsible for having censured Jara, whom he thanked for her service to the country, and described her as the best prime minister of his government.
No other president has ever been censured, although two, Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton, have been impeached (neither was convicted).
We don't have the facts and you've already censured him.
Supposedly, because the countries were morally indignant about our "violations," they censured the U.
At the hearing the Mo D was censured under Section 2 (1) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
The Health and Safety Executive censured the Ministry of Defence at the special hearing at HSE offices in Cardiff.
The Sandoval County Republican central committee on April 20 censured county clerk Victoria Dunlap for bringing "disgrace to the party" by issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
AP) -- For the first time in 28 years, the Virginia Community College System does not appear on the American Association of University Professors' list of censured academic administrations.
52, practitioners can also be censured, suspended or disbarred for (1) willfully violating any Circular 230 regulation or (2) recklessly or through gross incompetence violating Section 10.
An investigative panel report issued Tuesday censured the farm ministry for ''grave blunders'' in its response to the threat of mad cow disease, formally known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE).
The House of Representatives censured -- or filed the first memorandum on -- Wahid over the scandals Feb.
See Jack Maskell, Censure of the President by the Congress, Congressional Research Service 98-843A (1998); Sean Scully, Congress Censured Three Sitting Presidents, WASH.
Randall Terry, one of the most extreme figures in the Religious Right, has been censured by the Binghamton, N.