Word of the DayFriday, February 13, 2009
\EK-sper-geyt\ , verb;
to remove objectionable words or passages from a document
Grimms' fairy tales have been expurgated for children.
by 1621, from Latin expurgat-, from expurgare, from ex- + purgare "to make clean"
POWERED BY 4INFO
Get Word of the Day
Words of the Day