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Definition of SUPPRESS

verb : SUPPRESS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists" ;

  • 3. (

    ) consciously restrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior; "suppress a smile"; "he let his anger bottle up until he exploded" ;

  • 5. (

    ) lessen to the point of stopping; "suppress a yawn"; "this drug can suppress the hemorrhage" ;


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