any law restricting freedom of the press, free speech, or the right of petition.
noun 1. a court order banning reporters, attorneys, and other parties involved in a case before a court of law from reporting on or publicly disclosing anything relating to the case.
- Gag me with a spoon
sentence I am disgusted; I am about to retch (1980s+ Teenagers)
- Gag reflex
gag reflex n. Retching or gagging caused by the contact of a foreign body with the mucous membrane of the throat.
noun 1. any rule restricting open discussion or debate concerning a given issue, especially in a deliberative body. noun 1. (US) any closure regulation adopted by a deliberative body