Friday, August 10, 2012
Definitions for pillory
- To expose to public derision, ridicule, or abuse.
- To set in the pillory.
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Citations for pillory
Nawal El Saadawi has been pilloried, censored, imprisoned and exiled for her refusal to accept the oppressions imposed on women by gender and class.
Since Nixon, US Presidents had tended to be pilloried for misdemeanours.