Definition of deplatform in English:


Pronunciation /dēˈplatfôrm/ /diˈplætfɔrm/

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transitive verb

[with object]
  • Prevent (a person holding views regarded as unacceptable or offensive) from contributing to a forum or debate, especially by blocking them on a particular website.

    ‘he was deplatformed from all the major social media sites for spreading a lie’
    • ‘I got deplatformed and am being edited out of the show’
    ban, block, debar, bar, exclude, shut out, deny access to
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