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repress

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of REPRESS

1
to put a stop to (something) by the use of force <quickly repressed the rebellion in the provincial city and restored order>
2
to refrain from openly showing or uttering <you can't repress your feelings forever, so tell her how you feel about her>

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