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To stop something from being published - synonyms or related words

suppress

verb

to stop information from being published or publicly discussed

gag

verb

to officially prevent a person, newspaper, etc. from talking about or publishing something

kill

verb

informal

to decide not to publish or broadcast a news story

spike

verb

British

informal

to refuse to publish something in a newspaper or magazine

embargo

noun

a government order preventing a piece of information from being published until a particular time

gag

noun

an official order that prevents a person, newspaper, etc. from talking about or publishing something

embargo

verb

to order officially that a piece of information should not be published until a particular time

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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jive

to dance a jive

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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