What does the word censure mean?

Usage examples for censure

  1. In this, the Gospel gave him less countenance, than the example of those Jewish prophets, who formerly made bold to bring the rule of kings under their examination, warning, or censure. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  2. Jane, who was most in fault, escaped censure. – Scenes and Characters by Charlotte M. Yonge