Suppress Meaning and Definition


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Suppress meaning

Word: Suppress

How to pronounce: səˈpres

Transitive verb

Definitions:

1. Forcibly put an end to.

Example sentences: "The uprising was savagely suppressed"


Synonyms:

quell

extinguish

quench

snuff out

repress

crush

crack down

depress

oppress

overwhelm

submerge

hush up

quash

smother

choke

hush

strangle

dampen

cover up

muffle

deafen

stifle

hold back

constrain

overpower

put down

restrain

inhibit

prohibit

curb

stop

thwart

subdue

dominate

conquer

squash

squelch

conceal

obscure

disguise

cover

silence

dwarf

mask

cloak

veil

curtain

snuff


Antonyms:

cause

increase

enhance

unsuppress


Derivations:

suppression

suppressant

suppressor

suppressing


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Suppress in Other Languages...

Spanish: Suprimir

German: Unterdrücken

French: Réprimer

Italian: Sopprimere

Turkish: Bastırmak


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