What gives a textbook editor the right to bowdlerize
some of the best-loved literary works in history?
He proved so zealous at expurgating texts that to bowdlerize
means just that.
As a consequence, they've forced the news departments to bowdlerize
their product in favor of money.
It was responsible for the use of exalted language and the resultant charges of blasphemy which finally forced Quakers to bowdlerize
and censure their own works.
Some scientists report pressure to stop or bowdlerize
sex difference research.
This gave rise to the accusation that the Baha is were attempting to bowdlerize
their own history through the publication of a series of "official histories.
The movie is directed by rock video and television commercial producer Tarsem Singh and, not surprisingly, is hyped for its high-fashion "look" that bowdlerizes
many of the great modernist art movements from Expressionism to Dada to Surrealism, cheapening and regurgitating them with Vogue-style allure.
If that's so, part of it might be because the corporate film that bowdlerizes
sf tropes has become so popular.