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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To put down by force or authority. Also: Put out of one's consciousness.

Usage examples (38)
  • I never heard of anyone who was really literate or who ever really loved books who wanted to suppress any of them.
  • suppress a nascent uprising
  • suppress a smile
  • I don't want to use the word suppress, because he was in my thoughts and I was dealing with it on a daily basis. for more
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