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Forcibly put an end to
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“It seemed that everyone had either fled or already hurried down to the lower levels to suppress the uprising.”
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To restrain or repress, such as laughter or an expression
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“Nicholas smiled and tried to suppress his feeling of joy.”
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To hide or conceal something (literally or figuratively)
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“You've ceased to try to deal with the issues, and moved into attempts to suppress information to prevent others from even being exposed to the issues.”
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To stunt or suppress the normal growth of
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To defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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To put an end to, especially formally
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To weaken someone's morale over a long period
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To postpone from being dealt with
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To conceal or disguise (one's thoughts, feelings, or character)
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Support
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To erase from one's memory
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To put a damper on one's mood or enthusiasm
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To persuade (an unwilling person) to do something by using force or threats
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To remove or alter parts considered offensive or unseemly
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Omit
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(in psychoanalytic theory) To divert or modify (an instinctual impulse) into a culturally higher or socially more acceptable activity
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