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Present participle for forcibly put an end to
“It seemed that everyone had either fled or already hurried down to the lower levels to suppress the uprising.”
Present participle for to restrain or repress, such as laughter or an expression
“Nicholas smiled and tried to suppress his feeling of joy.”
Present participle for to keep secret or shut off from view
“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.”
Present participle for to hold back the normal growth of
“… pruning helps suppress buds at the ends of developed branches and encourages new growth elsewhere.”
The action of suppressing something such as an activity or publication
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